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Synonyms for murky

deficient in brightness

lacking vividness in color

heavy, dark, or dense, especially with impurities

having sediment or foreign particles stirred up or suspended

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(of liquids) clouded as with sediment

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dark or gloomy

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Ultimately, though, the authors' self-stated goal is to "politicize the private sphere" and the book's heart Lies in these murkier waters.
The AU's position has been murkier and the organisation -- long itself the beneficiary of Gaddafi's largesse -- has declined to join calls for Gaddafi's ouster, instead accusing Western nations of undermining its own efforts to find a solution to the conflict.
To my mind, Newcastle's treatment of Chris Hughton is a far murkier story.
In murkier waters colonised by phytoplankton, all of the heat is contained within the top five to ten metres.
By HYDERABAD, April 06, 2010 (Frontier Star): As events around the wedding between Pakistani cricketer Shoaib Malik and tennis ace Sania Mirza get murkier by the day, the Indian sports icon's family was 'keeping all options open', including postponing the wedding, indicated a close family friend, Zee news reported on Tuesday.
By HYDERABAD, April 06, 2010 (Balochistan Times): As events around the wedding between Pakistani cricketer Shoaib Malik and tennis ace Sania Mirza get murkier by the day, the Indian sports icons family was keeping all options open, including postponing the wedding, indicated a close family friend, Zee news reported on Tuesday.
His past is looking murkier by the day, thanks to the arrival of Suzy who says she is his wife
In The Accidental Organiser: Get Organised at Home & Work, organizing guru Wendy Davie offers incentives and practical strategies for entering the murkier recesses of our homes and businesses, and dealing with them bit by manageable bit--and having fun in the process.
His status is unclear, making the status of UCLA's line, which returns just two starters, even murkier.
In addition to having technological systems set up properly, IHEs must also navigate the much murkier waters of interdepartmental communication if they want databases to be managed expertly.
Its provenance is murkier, with parts of the Gospel of Judas being bought and sold like carpets at an oriental bazaar, and by traders in antiquities whose prior claims to "holy relics" suggest that skepticism is desirable.
It then emerges that Peggy left no records to Kim's background, and when concerned friends begin to dig around for the truth, they uncover something far murkier.
It's a great campaign plank, but the public-policy benefits are murkier.
At National Assembly level, the picture becomes murkier.
Even more murkier is the future of post-Saddam Iraq.