adjective see sludge

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  • sludgy — sludge ► NOUN 1) thick, soft, wet mud or a similar viscous mixture. 2) dirty oil or industrial waste. 3) a muddy shade of brown or green. DERIVATIVES sludgy adjective. ORIGIN origin uncertain …   English terms dictionary

  • sludgy — /sluj ee/, adj., sludgier, sludgiest. 1. of or pertaining to sludge. 2. covered, lined with, or containing sludge. [1775 85; SLUDGE + Y1] * * * …   Universalium

  • sludgy — adjective Characteristic of sludge; slimy or mucky …   Wiktionary

  • sludgy — Synonyms and related words: barfy, crappy, dirty, disgusting, fecal, feculent, fetid, filthy, flyblown, foul, gloppy, gunky, icky, maggoty, malodorous, mephitic, miry, mucky, muddy, nasty, nauseating, odious, oozy, ordurous, plashy, puky, putrid …   Moby Thesaurus

  • sludgy — (Roget s Thesaurus II) adjective Of, relating to, or covered with slime: miry, mucky, oozy, slimy, slushy. See CLEAN …   English dictionary for students

  • sludgy — sludg·y || slÊŒdʒɪ adj. muddy, slushy, filled with mire, having the consistency of sludge …   English contemporary dictionary

  • sludgy — See: sludge …   English dictionary

  • sludgy — jē, ji adjective ( er/ est) : full of sludge : muddy, slushy …   Useful english dictionary

  • sludge — UK [slʌdʒ] / US noun [uncountable] a) thick soft mud b) a thick soft substance that remains when liquid has been removed from something in an industrial process Derived word: sludgy adjective Word forms sludgy : adjective sludgy comparative… …   English dictionary

  • Grunge music — Infobox Music genre name =Grunge bgcolor =crimson color =white stylistic origins =Alternative rock Hardcore punk Heavy metal Indie rock cultural origins =Mid 1980s, Washington instruments =Electric guitar Bass guitar Drums Vocals popularity =High …   Wikipedia

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