Definitions for turbidˈtɜr bɪd

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

tur•bidˈtɜr bɪd(adj.)

  1. not clear or transparent because of stirred-up sediment or the like; clouded; opaque:

    turbid water.

  2. thick or dense, as smoke or clouds.

  3. confused; muddled; disturbed.

Origin of turbid:

1620–30; < L turbidus disturbed =turb(āre) to disturb (der. of turba turmoil) +-idus -id4

tur′bid•ly(adv.)

Princeton's WordNet

  1. cloudy, muddy, mirky, murky, turbid(adj)

    (of liquids) clouded as with sediment

    "a cloudy liquid"; "muddy coffee"; "murky waters"

Wiktionary

  1. turbid(Adjective)

    Having the lees or sediment disturbed; roiled; muddy; thick; not clear; -- used of liquids of any kind.

    turbid water; turbid wine

  2. Origin: From Latin , from .

Webster Dictionary

  1. Turbid(adj)

    having the lees or sediment disturbed; roiled; muddy; thick; not clear; -- used of liquids of any kind; as, turbid water; turbid wine

  2. Turbid(adj)

    disturbed; confused; disordered

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