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Definition 1: the quality of being cloudy - [noun denoting attribute]

Synonyms for muddiness in the sense of this definition

(muddiness is a kind of ...) the quality of being opaque to a degree; the degree to which something reduces the passage of light

(... is a kind of muddiness ) muddiness created by stirring up sediment or having foreign particles suspended

(... is a kind of muddiness ) cloudiness resulting from haze or mist or vapor

Definition 2: a mental state characterized by a lack of clear and orderly thought and behavior - [noun denoting cognition]

Samples where muddiness or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • a confusion of impressions

Synonyms for muddiness in the sense of this definition

(muddiness is a kind of ...) the state of a person's cognitive processes

(... is a kind of muddiness ) confusion (usually transient) about where you are and how to proceed; uncertainty as to direction

"his disorientation was the result of inattention"

(... is a kind of muddiness ) mental turmoil

"he drives me to distraction"

(... is a kind of muddiness ) confusion characterized by lack of clarity

(... is a kind of muddiness ) confusion resulting from lack of preparation

(... is a kind of muddiness ) the experience of being unfamiliar with a person or situation that is actually very familiar; associated with certain types of epilepsy

(... is a kind of muddiness ) confusion resulting from failure to understand

(... is a kind of muddiness ) trouble or confusion resulting from complexity

Definition 3: the wetness of ground that is covered or soaked with water - [noun denoting state]

Samples where muddiness or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • the baseball game was canceled because of the wateriness of the outfield
  • the water's muddiness made it undrinkable
  • the sloppiness of a rainy November day

Synonyms for muddiness in the sense of this definition

(muddiness is a kind of ...) the condition of containing or being covered by a liquid (especially water)

"he confirmed the wetness of the swimming trunks"

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