Definition of mirky in English:

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mirky

Pronunciation: /ˈməːki/

adjective

Archaic spelling of murky.
Example sentences
  • While Sinn Fein has come a long way in a relatively short space of time, its mirky legacy remains.
  • Apparently is was glorious sunshine over there but still misty and mirky over here.
  • The only light, in fact, was given through windows, knotholes, and slits in the walls, and missing shingles, (under significant patches of which, pails half-filled with mirky rainwater were positioned, vigilant).

Words that rhyme with mirky

herky-jerky, jerky, murky, perky, quirky, smirky, turkey

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