Definition of murky:
depressing, dreich, sad, lugubrious, dire, solemn, arcane, stygian, sloughy, cryptic, mysterious, evil, plutonian, ambiguous, funereal, glum, caliginous, gross, double-edged, soupy, elliptical, beclouded, undefined, wicked, pitch-dark, wretched, forlorn, stormy, muddied, deep, nebulose, sunless, saturnine, pitchy, smoggy, elegiac, gray, enigmatic, turbid, roily, dull, indistinguishable, miserable, sepulchral, opaque, morose, obscured, lonely, miry, desolate, darkening, disconsolate, mirky, darkling, blurry, lonesome, roiled, marshy, unlit, pale, bleak, occult, squashy, unethical, deviant, nebulous, equivocal, comfortless, sable, tenebrific, quaggy, cheerless, brumous, flat, clear, sinful, drab, Delphic, drear, cloudy, blear, cold, immoral, dusk, chill, waterlogged, swart, perverted, boggy, Cimmerian, darksome, undetermined, rayless, sullen, morbid, fuliginous, indefinite, dimmed, amoral, shaded, darkish, light, depressive, overcast, colors, swampy, pitch-black, befogged, soggy, clouded, muddy, inscrutable, mystic, godforsaken, tenebrous.
- darkness (part of speech: noun)
- dim (part of speech: adjective)
- dark (part of speech: adjective)
- opaque (part of speech: adjective)
unclean (part of speech: adjective)
- semitransparent (part of speech: adjective)
- "The Auto Boys' Mystery", James A. Braden.
- "Mr. Midshipman Easy", Captain Frederick Marryat.
But he flung it down again, taking the ax in its place, pushing his woman, not without some tenderness in his hand, back into the corner, throwing himself in front of her, his wild laugh ringing in the murky room, stifling from the smoke of lantern and stove.- "The Flockmaster of Poison Creek", George W. Ogden.