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Video footage: GIEKERK, THE NETHERLANDS - OCT 2015: cyclists on the Eleven Cities Tour monument across the river Murk, also known as the tiled bridge, created in 1999 by artists Maree Blok and Bas Lugthart.
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Definition of the noun murk

What does murk mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: murks

  1. an atmosphere in which visibility is reduced because of a cloud of some substance

Alternative definition of the noun murk


  1. Darkness, or a dark or gloomy environment.

Definition of the adjective murk

What does murk mean as an attribute of a noun?

adjective - degrees: murker | murkest

  1. Dark, murky

Definition of the verb murk

What does murk mean as a doing word?

verb - inflections: | murks

  1. make dark, dim, or gloomy
    • lexical domain: Change - verbs of size, temperature change, intensifying, etc.
    • more generic word: darken = make dark or darker

Alternative definition of the verb murk


  1. To make murky or be murky; to cloud or obscure, or to be clouded or obscured.


"Murk" is a 2005 Danish horror and psychological thriller film. The film was directed by Jannik Johansen, who wrote the screenplay along with Anders Thomas Jensen. The film stars Nikolaj Lie Kaas and Nicolas Bro.


  1. "Murk": Self titled, Murk is the duo’s fourth album, released in 2004 on Tommy Boy Entertainment, catalog number TB 1572. It includes previous hit singles and new album tracks. Vocalists on the album include Murk's lead singer, Tamara Wallace, Greg "Stryke" Chin, and Jennifer Carbonell. Includes 5 consecutive #1 Hot Dance Music/Club Play chart hits: "Some Lovin'," "Believe," "Doesn't Really Matter," "All Right," and "Time.
  2. "Murk" is a musical album of Andy Tillison.
    • released in (4 years ago)


  1. Murk a.k.a. Funky Green Dogs: Murk is a house-music production team composed of Ralph Falcón and Oscar Gaetan). It formed in Miami in 1991. The group had seven consecutive singles that topped Billboard's Hot Dance Music/Club Play chart.
  2. Murk is a musical group, webpage.
    • albums: "All Is Löst", "Unholy Presences", "Drifting Mine"

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Murk

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Google previewDecisions of the Commissioner of Patents and of the United States Courts in Patent and Trade-mark and Copyright Cases (1920)

by United States. Patent Office

clearly conflict with a mark consisting of the picture of an arrow, for the arrow in the former murk is an essential and prominent part thereof. 2. Same — Use of an Abrow Not Functional. Evidence considered and Held to show that the appellant ...

Google previewThe Complete Software Project Manager (2016)

Mastering Technology from Planning to Launch and Beyond by Anna P. Murray

Simply put, the murk is that uncomfortable phase between the high level and the final business requirements. It feels unclear and unwieldy. People on the project team are not sure what the process might even be to get from where they are at ...

Google previewThe British Encyclopedia (1809)

Or, Dictionary of Arts and Sciences. Comprising an Accurate and Popular View of the Present Improved State of Human Knowledge by William Nicholson

The liquor thus obtained is called stum, and the residuum is called murk. The latter is frequently broken up, and being infused with boiling water, is again pressed for the purpose of giving a small liquor called cyderkin, purre, or perkin.

Google previewCongressional Edition (1905)


Google previewComprehensive Dictionary of the World (1992)

Murk is the more usual orthography. Miuksomi;, merk'-sitm, a. (A.S.J Dark; obscure — See Murky. Mirksomeness, merk' -sum-ties, s. Obscurity. Miuky, merk'- e, a. Dark; wanting light.- — (More usually written murky, the orthography preferred by ...

Google previewThe New-England Farmer; or, Georgical dictionary: containing a compendious account of the ways and methods in which the most important of husbandry ... is, or may be, practised to the greatest advantage in this country (1822)

by Samuel DEANE (Pastor of the First Church in Portland, Mass.)

Afterwards the murk, that is, the remainder of the grapes at the bottom of the tub or vat, is collected together, and put into the press, and pressed three or four times, till it is perfectly dry, the sides being cut down each time, as in making white ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia Perthensis; or, Universal dictionary of Knowledge. [With] Supp (1816)

by Encyclopaedia Perthensis

* MURK. n. f. Imorci, Danish, dark.] Darkness; want of light ...

Google previewThe Complete Farmer: Or, A General Dictionary of Husbandry, in All Its Branches ... (1777)

To which is Added, The Gardener's Kalendar, Calculated for the Use of Farmers and Country Gentlemen ...

After the must has been thus poured or drawn off, the murk, that is to say, the remainder of the grapes at the bottom of the tubs or vat, is colle éted together and put into the press, where it is squeezed very hard, three or four times, in short, till it ...

Google previewDictionary (1998)

Tohono O'odham/Pima to English, English to Tohono O'odham/Pima by Dean Saxton, Lucille Saxton, Susie Enos

Map or Other Names Giwho Tho'ag Gogs Mek* Burnt Dog Topawa Gohih Kehk Mulberry Standing Kohi Kug Gohk Sha'alk* Two Clefts Quinn's Well, Aguirre Vaya Hahl Mek Burnt Squash Hali Murk Hahshani Chuhchk Saguaro Standing ...

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Small photo of Bright nice light in gloomy blue murk backdropSmall photo of Mount Blanc mountain with snow and murkSmall photo of The purple and pink water lily or lotus with morning dew. The lotus flower represents one symbol of fortune in Buddhism ; rising and blooming above the murk to achieve enlightenment.Small photo of Purple smoke with grey tints into the bluish murk backgroundSmall photo of red lampshade lamp with red shine in murk stand on table near the old opened book More...

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Quotes about Murk

Obscenity is a cleansing process, whereas pornography only adds to the murk. (Henry Miller)
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Scrabble value of M3U1R1K5

The value of this 4-letter word is 10 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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