Synonyms for (adjective) cloudy

Synonyms: muddy, murky, mirky, cloudy, turbid

Definition: (of liquids) clouded as with sediment

Usage: a cloudy liquid; muddy coffee; murky waters

Similar words: opaque

Definition: not transmitting or reflecting light or radiant energy; impenetrable to sight

Usage: opaque windows of the jail; opaque to X-rays


Synonyms: cloudy

Definition: full of or covered with clouds

Usage: cloudy skies

Similar words: brumous, foggy, misty, hazy

Definition: filled or abounding with fog or mist

Usage: a brumous October morning


Similar words: fogbound

Definition: enveloped in fog

Usage: a fogbound fleet; the fogbound city


Similar words: cloud-covered, clouded, sunless, overcast

Definition: filled or abounding with clouds


Similar words: nebular, cloudlike

Definition: resembling a cloud


Similar words: dull, leaden

Definition: darkened with overcast

Usage: a dark day; a dull sky; the sky was leaden and thick


Similar words: lowering, heavy, sullen, threatening

Definition: darkened by clouds

Usage: a heavy sky


Similar words: vaporous, vapourous, miasmal, miasmic

Definition: filled with vapor

Usage: miasmic jungles; a vaporous bog


Similar words: smoggy

Definition: clouded with a mixture of smoke and fog

Usage: the smoggy atmosphere of Los Angeles


Synonyms: nebulose, nebulous, cloudy

Definition: lacking definite form or limits

Usage: gropes among cloudy issues toward a feeble conclusion- H.T.Moore; nebulous distinction between pride and conceit

Similar words: indistinct

Definition: not clearly defined or easy to perceive or understand

Usage: indistinct shapes in the gloom; an indistinct memory; only indistinct notions of what to do