Definition of turbid adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ˈtɜːbɪd//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈtɜːrbɪd//
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(of liquid) full of mud, dirt, etc. so that you cannot see through it synonym muddy Word Origin late Middle English (in the figurative sense): from Latin turbidus, from turba ‘a crowd, a disturbance’.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: turbid