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cloudy

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1 having visible particles in liquid suspension
  • the water coming out of the faucet was unusually cloudy

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2 covered over by clouds
  • the skies grew cloudy and we headed home

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3 filled with or dimmed by fine particles (as of dust or water) in suspension
  • the room grew cloudy with smoke from the fire

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The first known use of cloudy was in the 14th century

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“Cloudy.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/cloudy. Accessed 24 Feb. 2020.

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