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(as) clear as mud

humorous
very difficult to understand: His instructions were as clear as mud.
(Definition of (as) clear as mud from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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(as) clear as mud

humorous very difficult to understand: The computer manual was as clear as mud, so we stopped reading it.
(Definition of (as) clear as mud from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “(as) clear as mud”
in Chinese (Simplified) 极难理解,难懂…
in Chinese (Traditional) 極難理解,難懂…
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