muddied

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English[edit]

Adjective[edit]

muddied (comparative more muddied, superlative most muddied)

  1. Made dirty with mud.
  2. Made unclear, obfuscated (generally as part of the phrase muddied the water)
    He muddied the situation until they acquitted in confusion.
  3. Made muted of color.
    The addition of the second batch of paint muddied the bright colors to a dull and washed look.

Verb[edit]

muddied

  1. simple past tense and past participle of muddy