Translation of "murky" - English-Spanish dictionary


adjective uk /ˈmɜː.ki/ us /ˈmɝː-/

dark and dirty or difficult to see through

turbio, opaco
The river was brown and murky after the storm.

used to describe a situation that is complicated and unpleasant, and about which many facts are not clear

He became involved in the murky world of international drug-dealing.
I don’t want to get into the murky waters of family arguments.

(Translation of “murky” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)