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mucky

adjective uk   /ˈmʌk.i/ us  
informal dirty: Get your mucky feet off that chair! Don't walk all over my clean floor in your mucky boots. UK informal related to or describing sex in an offensive way: a mucky magazine
Translations of “mucky”
in Korean 더러운…
in Arabic قَذِر, وِسِخ…
in Portuguese sujo…
in Catalan brut…
in Japanese 汚い…
in Italian sudicio…
in Chinese (Traditional) 髒的,骯髒的, 淫穢作品, 色情書刊(或電影等)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 脏的,肮脏的, 淫秽作品, 色情书刊(或电影等)…
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