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Definition of the noun murkiness

What does murkiness mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: murkinesses

  1. an atmosphere in which visibility is reduced because of a cloud of some substance
  2. the quality of being cloudy

Alternative definition of the noun murkiness


  1. The state or quality of being murky.

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Google previewDemocracy and Civil Society in a Global Era (2016)

by Scott Nicholas Romaniuk, Marguerite Marlin

The ANBP conceptual murkiness is a reflection of the tension between these two approaches. As mentioned above, the United Nations promotes an expansive version of human security in its documents. However, in apparent contradiction to ...

Google previewThe Gothic in Children's Literature (2013)

Haunting the Borders by Anna Jackson, Roderick McGillis, Karen Coats

Murkiness is the state of the Gothic. So much fog makes clear vision well nigh impossible in the Gothic world. In short, we might conclude that as a form of narrative that deals with questions of right and wrong, the Gothic teeters in the direction ...

Google previewMalaysia, Brunei and Singapore (2006)

by James Alexander

Some say the murkiness is the result of overdevelopment; others, that a slight rise in sea levels is drawing silt from the mangrove swamps along the east coast. Either way, it is an embarrassment to the tourist authorities, who persist in adding ...

Google previewThe American Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Ophthalmology (1917)

by Casey Albert Wood

has noted deep corneal opacities, rupture of the zonula, Berlin's opacity, retinal hemorrhages, choroidal tears and acute glaucoma with corneal murkiness on the same side as results of ...

Google previewDictionary of English Spelling (2005)

by Martin H. Manser

of a wall murder killing of another person with intent; to kill in this way murderer murderess murderous murderously murk darkness murky dark or gloomy murkier murkiest murkily murkiness murmur (to make a) low indistinct noise murmurer ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Psychoactive Plants (2005)

Ethnopharmacology and Its Applications by Christian Rätsch

In the ecstasy of bhang the spark of the Eternal in man turns into light the murkiness of matter. . . . Bhang is the Joy-giver, the Skyflier, the Heavenly-guide, the Poor Man's Heaven, the Soother of Grief. . . . No god or man is as good as the ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Taoism (2013)

2-volume set by Fabrizio Pregadio

murkiness and disparity of the data, but alsotothe interpretive lenses through which specialists and nonspecialistsalike have viewed the issue. For generations , many writers maintained, for instance, that what ultimately distinguished the ...

Google previewSchirmer's Complete Rhyming Dictionary (2010)

by Paul Zollo

motiveless mountainous mournfulness mousiness movableness mucous muddiness mugginess mulishness multifarious multifariousness multipurpose multitudinous murderess murderous murderousness murkiness murmurous mushiness ...

Google previewThe Oratorical Dictionary (1835)

by John Newland Maffitt

murkiness. MU'RICATED. adj. Formed ...

Google previewNew American Roget's College Thesaurus in Dictionary Form (Revised &Updated) (2002)

by Philip D. Morehead

3, fog, mist, VAPOR, haze, haziness, veil; murk, murkiness; smog. Informal, [pea] soup, smaze. See DIMNESS. Verbs—cloud, cloud over, shadow, obscure, overcast, shade, fog, mist, haze. cloud,n. haze (see CLOUDINESS, OBSCURITY ); ...

Google previewDictionary of Hard Words (1910)

by Robert Morris Pierce

murkiness я. state of being murky; ...

Google previewMosby's Pocket Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing & Health Professions (2009)

by Mosby

a murkiness in the urine.

Google previewA Concise Anglo-Saxon Dictionary (1894)

For the Use of Students by John R. Clark Hall

murkiness, darkness. mircels (e, y) smf. 1. sign, token, mark, ...

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Scrabble value of M3U1R1K5I1N1E1S1S1

The value of this 9-letter word is 15 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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