sludgy

[sluhj-ee]

adjective, sludg·i·er, sludg·i·est.

of or relating to sludge.
covered, lined with, or containing sludge.

Nearby words

  1. slubber,
  2. slubberdegullion,
  3. sludge,
  4. sludgeworm,
  5. sludging,
  6. slue,
  7. sluff,
  8. slug,
  9. slug-a-bed,
  10. slugabed

Origin of sludgy

First recorded in 1775–85; sludge + -y1

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British Dictionary definitions for sludgy

sludgy

adjective -ier or -iest

consisting of, containing, or like sludge
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