What does muddy mean?

Definitions for muddy
ˈmʌd imud·dy

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word muddy.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. boggy, marshy, miry, mucky, muddy, quaggy, sloppy, sloughy, soggy, squashy, swampy, waterlogged(adj)

    (of soil) soft and watery

    "the ground was boggy under foot"; "a marshy coastline"; "miry roads"; "wet mucky lowland"; "muddy barnyard"; "quaggy terrain"; "the sloughy edge of the pond"; "swampy bayous"

  2. mucky, muddy(adj)

    dirty and messy; covered with mud or muck

    "muddy boots"; "a mucky stable"

  3. dirty, dingy, muddied, muddy(adj)

    (of color) discolored by impurities; not bright and clear

    "dirty" is often used in combination; "a dirty (or dingy) white"; "the muddied grey of the sea"; "muddy colors"; "dirty-green walls"; "dirty-blonde hair"

  4. cloudy, muddy, mirky, murky, turbid(verb)

    (of liquids) clouded as with sediment

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

  5. muddy, muddy up(verb)

    dirty with mud

  6. muddy(verb)

    cause to become muddy

    "These data would have muddied the prediction"

  7. muddy(verb)

    make turbid

    "muddy the water"

Wiktionary

  1. muddy(Verb)

    To get mud on (something).

    If you muddy your shoes don't wear them inside.

  2. muddy(Verb)

    To make a mess of, or create confusion with regard to.

    The discussion only muddied their understanding of the subject.

  3. muddy(Adjective)

    Covered with or full of mud or wet soil.

  4. muddy(Adjective)

    With mud or other sediment brought into suspension, turbid.

    The previously limpid water was now muddy as a result of the epic struggle.

  5. muddy(Adjective)

    Not clear; mixed up or blurry.

    The picture is decent, but the sound is muddy.

  6. muddy(Adjective)

    Soiled with feces.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Muddy

    abounding in mud; besmeared or dashed with mud; as, a muddy road or path; muddy boots

  2. Muddy

    turbid with mud; as, muddy water

  3. Muddy

    consisting of mud or earth; gross; impure

  4. Muddy

    confused, as if turbid with mud; cloudy in mind; dull; stupid; also, immethodical; incoherent; vague

  5. Muddy

    not clear or bright

  6. Muddy(verb)

    to soil with mud; to dirty; to render turbid

  7. Muddy(verb)

    fig.: To cloud; to make dull or heavy

Freebase

  1. Muddy

    Muddy is a small incorporated village located in the Harrisburg Township in Saline County, Illinois, United States. The population was 68 at the 2010 census. Muddy was built as a coal mining village to house miners working in O'gara #12 mine located on the north bank of the Saline River. Its sister city of Harrisburg is located on the south bank. Muddy, until 2002, held the smallest post office in the United States. A larger building adjacent to the former post office was constructed to better serve its citizens. The old post office remains, and the sign now reads "OLD MUDDY POST OFFICE".

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of muddy in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of muddy in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of muddy in a Sentence

  1. Benny Gantz:

    When I was lying in the muddy trenches with my soldiers during freezing winter nights, you, Benjamin Netanyahu, left Israel in order to learn English and practice it at fancy cocktail parties.

  2. Jeffrey Toobin:

    But now it's in their interest to sort of muddy the waters and say,' Well, you know, they respect precedent,' no. They don't respect that precedent. Roe v. Wade is going to be overturned by one of those four people, along with four other justices on the court.

  3. RAMANA PEMMARAJU:

    All great talents are never found in rich exquisite locales with perfect setting that enhance their creative works, but on the contrary are found in the most obnoxious circumstances yet are unaffected by them and create masterpieces at the most unpredictable situations, just like a lotus flower blossoming in a muddy pond!

  4. Robby Mook:

    I just see a pattern consistently from 2016 all the way through now, which is, he tries to project his biggest problems onto his opponents so he gives the media a false equivalence to try to muddy the water, part of the reason he was so obsessed with calling Hillary Clinton dishonest is because he is probably the most dishonest person to win the White House.

  5. Julie Rikelman:

    What the other parts of the opinion will mean will play out in the coming years, we think the opinion did muddy the waters a bit, and so will lead to more litigation rather than less.

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