: consisting of, marked by, or full of mud or muck
the mucky bottom of a pond The ground was mucky and full of stagnant puddles.—James Alexander Thom
: offensive to the senses : disagreeable, unpleasant
… the pretense that the picture is about decent people caught in a mucky world …—Stanley Kauffmann
: muggy, humid
In the early evening … a thunderstorm rolled through, cleaning out the mucky air.—Rick Steves
: murky, clouded
… the mucky floodwaters crawled through her home.—Dug Begley and Maggie Gordon
Hardy bulbs hate soppy living conditions and will rot if left sitting in water. They'll tolerate cold far better than muckiness.
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