adjective, mud·di·er, mud·di·est.
verb (used with object), mud·died, mud·dy·ing.
verb (used without object), mud·died, mud·dy·ing.
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Origin of muddy
OTHER WORDS FROM muddymud·di·ly, adverbmud·di·ness, nounun·mud·died, adjectiveun·mud·dy, adjective
Example sentences from the Web for muddy
Tacky Vibram rubber outsoles on Vasque’s Talus XT GTX boots give you traction on muddy surfaces, while Gore-Tex membranes keep that H2O at bay.Going caving? Bring these essentials underground with you.|Rob Verger|December 21, 2020|Popular Science
This new idea—elevated but stable levels of lactate—muddies the waters, because it means that there are really two different thresholds.
The question of liability has been somewhat muddied by marketing hype.Who’s liable when a self-driving car collides with another vehicle?|dzanemorris|November 21, 2020|Fortune
Tiny speakers don’t have that luxury, which can result in muddy or “boomy” sound, especially in the low-end.
The original Google Home relied on a single driver to handle its entire range of frequencies, which made it more consistent from various listening angles, but overall it was somewhat underwhelming thanks to muffled highs and muddy lows.
On a practical level, quidditch players are often muddied or bloodied, and sometimes both (as you can see in the film).
As for Taylor himself, his private life, like his identity, was incredibly muddied.
This new study muddied those waters—not something the Israeli government was interested in.Do Israeli And Palestinian Schoolbooks Incite Hatred?|Sigal Samuel|February 4, 2013|DAILY BEAST
The eight marques that multiplied the overhead and muddied the value propositions of its brands have been streamlined to four.
“They want to be dancing and partying,” but the storm has muddied the plot line.Tropical Storm Isaac Sidelines Media Elite at the Republican Convention|Lauren Ashburn|August 28, 2012|DAILY BEAST
A policeman who had muddied his uniform as if by a fall rose to his feet and followed them, rubbing his head.Seeing Things at Night|Heywood Broun
Once I saw a catfish, gasping for air at the surface of water that had been muddied by the opening of a sluice-way in a dam.Bill's School and Mine|William Suddards Franklin
We have the story of the lost sheep; that's a parable; and that of the lamb that muddied the stream, and that's a fable.The Master-Knot of Human Fate|Ellis Meredith
When I reached the tree, I found the Sarpent leaning against its trunk with torn leggings and muddied moecassins.The Pathfinder|James Fenimore Cooper
There were Tommies from the trenches in another train, muddied to the eyes—who showed themselves much more resourceful.Carry On|Coningsby Dawson