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1. Partial or total darkness; gloom.
2. Dense fog.
Partially or totally dark; gloomy.
[Middle English mirke, from Old Norse myrkr or Old English mirce.]
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an archaic variant of murky
[C13: probably from Old Norse myrkr darkness; compare Old English mirce dark]
1. to murder (a person)
2. to defeat (a team) convincingly
[C20: of unknown origin]
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1. darkness; gloom.adj.
2. Archaic. dark; murky.
[before 900; Middle English mirke, myrke < Old Norse myrkr dark, darkness]
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|Noun||1.||murk - an atmosphere in which visibility is reduced because of a cloud of some substance|
atmospheric state, atmosphere - the weather or climate at some place; "the atmosphere was thick with fog"
fug - (British informal) an airless smoky smelly atmosphere
|Verb||1.||murk - make dark, dim, or gloomy|
darken - make dark or darker; "darken a room"
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murk[ˈmɜːrk] n → obscurité f
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