Meaning of “murky” in the English Dictionary

"murky" in British English

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murkyadjective

uk /ˈmɜː.ki/ us /ˈmɝː.ki/

murky adjective (DARK/DIRTY)

dark and dirty or difficult to see through:

The river was brown and murky after the storm.

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(Definition of “murky” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"murky" in American English

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murkyadjective

us /ˈmɜr·ki/

dark or cloudy:

murky waters
The movie has dumb characters and a murky plot (= it is difficult to understand).

(Definition of “murky” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)