roily

adjective
\ ˈrȯi-lē How to pronounce roily (audio) \

Definition of roily

1 : full of sediment or dregs : muddy
2 : turbulent roily waters

First Known Use of roily

1823, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Roily.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/roily. Accessed 3 Jun. 2020.

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