Drumly
Drumly \Drum"ly\, a. [Cf. {Droumy}.] Turbid; muddy. [Scot. & Obs. or Prov. Eng.] --Wodroephe (1623). Burns. [1913 Webster]

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  • drumly — /drum lee/; Scot. /drddoom lee/, adj., drumlier, drumliest. Scot. troubled; gloomy. [1505 15; nasalized var. of ME drublie, droblie, OE droflic, equiv. to drof turbid, troubled (c. G trüb) + lic LY] * * * …   Universalium

  • drumly — North Country (Newcastle) Words muddy, thick; as applied to the mind, confused …   English dialects glossary

  • drumly — drum·ly …   English syllables

  • drumly — adjective see drumlie …   Useful english dictionary

  • Drumble — Drum ble, v. i. [See {Drumly}.] 1. To be sluggish or lazy; to be confused. [Obs.] Shak. [1913 Webster] 2. To mumble in speaking. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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