Educalingo cookies are used to personalize ads and get web traffic statistics. We also share information about the use of the site with our social media, advertising and analytics partners.
Got it
Search

Meaning of "mirky" in the English dictionary

Dictionary
DICTIONARY
section

PRONUNCIATION OF MIRKY

mirky  [ˈmɜːkɪ] play
facebooktwitterpinterestwhatsapp

GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF MIRKY

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Mirky is an adjective.
The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH MIRKY


Albuquerque
ˈælbəˌkɜːkɪ
jerky
ˈdʒɜːkɪ
kerky
ˈkɜːkɪ
mirkily
ˈmɜːkɪ
mirkiness
ˈmɜːkɪ
murky
ˈmɜːkɪ
perky
ˈpɜːkɪ
quirky
ˈkwɜːkɪ
smirky
ˈsmɜːkɪ
turkey
ˈtɜːkɪ
Turki
ˈtɜːkɪ

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE MIRKY

mirific
mirifically
mirin
miriness
miriti
mirk
mirkier
mirkiest
mirkily
mirkiness
mirligoes
mirliton
miro
miromiro
Mirren
mirror
mirror ball
mirror canon
mirror carp
mirror finish

WORDS THAT END LIKE MIRKY

autarky
barky
darky
dorky
forky
Gorky
larky
malarky
narky
parky
porky
sarky
snarky
sparky

Synonyms and antonyms of mirky in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «mirky» into 25 languages

TRANSLATOR
online translator

TRANSLATION OF MIRKY

Find out the translation of mirky to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of mirky from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «mirky» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

mirky
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

mirky
570 millions of speakers

English

mirky
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

mirky
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

mirky
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

mirky
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

mirky
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

ঝাপসা
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

mirky
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Mirky
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

mirky
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

mirky
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

mirky
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Mirky
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

mirky
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

இருள் அடர்ந்த
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

चमकदार
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

mirky
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

mirky
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

mirky
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

mirky
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

mirky
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

mirky
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

somber
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

mirky
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

mirky
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of mirky

TRENDS

TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «MIRKY»

The term «mirky» is normally little used and occupies the 124.773 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
0
100%
FREQUENCY
Little used
42
/100
The map shown above gives the frequency of use of the term «mirky» in the different countries.
Principal search tendencies and common uses of mirky
List of principal searches undertaken by users to access our English online dictionary and most widely used expressions with the word «mirky».

FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «MIRKY» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «mirky» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «mirky» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about mirky

EXAMPLES

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «MIRKY»

Discover the use of mirky in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to mirky and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
The English dialect dictionary, being the complete ...
In the mirky hour 0' nicht, TESTER Poems (1865) 176. anf. Gonoon Chm". Keith ( 1880) 303. Per. Ae mirky nicht. when winds blew cauld. Fono HM]: (1893) 378. Fil '. Mirky clouds in th' afternoon Come stowfin' up the west, Taurus-r Pa/lr'str ...
Joseph Wright
2
American Aberdeen-Angus Herd Book
... 1946; Mirky Ann's Kinochtry N. 806132; Ribenette 8th 810912; John C. & Le Roy J. Nelson 943694- Cow-ROSY N. 2d Apr 7 1946; Mirky Ann's Kinochtry N. 806132; Rosy Humboldt 21st 810911; John C. & LeRoy J. Nelson 943695- ...
‎1946
3
The Neo-Aramaic Dialect of Barwar
'rql Q, m-rql (marqgl, murqglle, marqole) to be late 'rsn Q m-rsn (marhn, murhnne, marsone) to become mirky; to make mirky (water); to become numb. (1) to become mirky; to make mirky (water) | xa-mdrsgn qdma-qamgt wzzux' Somebody stirs ...
Geoffrey Khan, 2008
4
A glossary of provincial words used in Herefordshire and ...
Mirkshut, s. the end of the evening, the twilight. (GL.) From mirk and shut ; the time when the evening closes in. Mirky, adj. gloomy, (in common use.) As, "A mirky day," " Mirky weather." Concerning this word, see Nares and Jamieson in Mirk.
Sir George Cornewall Lewis, 1839
5
A glossary of provincial words used in Herefordshire, and ...
Mirkshut, s. the end of the evening, the twilight. (GL.) From mirk and shut ; the time when the evening closes in. Mirky, adj. gloomy, (in common use.) As, "A mirky day," " Mirky weather." Concerning this word, see Nares and Jamieson in Mirk.
sir George Cornewall Lewis (2nd bart.), 1839
6
Ecce and Old Earth
Mirky Porod was built on the site of a mediaeval castle and for a time functioned as a hunting lodge. The place has a colorful history: the usual tumult of duels by moonlight, intrigues and betrayals, romantic escapades by the hundreds. Nor has  ...
Jack Vance, 2011
7
The Scots Magazine ...
Sac dowie was her fa, Wi' the kist he rapped at the door; He? bridegroom She has followed, He had nae claeding on : ' Out throw the mirky shaw. “ Rise up, rise up, maiden Else,' And ]at your bridegroom in.» When he wan throw the mirky ...
‎1822
8
The Edinburgh Magazine and Literary Miscellany
'Twas then the maiden Elselille, Sae dowie was her fa, Her bridegroom she has followed, Out throw the mirky shaw. When he wan throw the mirky shaw. And in the kirk-yard there, Swythe turn'd to colour o' the ground Sir Aage's yellow hair.
‎1822
9
The House of the Wolfings
What loureth now behind us, what pileth clouds before, On either hand what gathereth save the stormy tide of war? Now grows midsummer mirky, and fallow falls the morn, And dusketh the Moon's Sister, and the trees look overworn; God's Ash ...
10
Strila; or, The palace of strife: a poem, in four cantos, ...
... and her infants are left me ; Farewell, my country, I'll see thee no more ! THE BONNY LASS I MET YESTREEN. . TUNE— The Birks of Invermay. The mirky blast in yonder cloud Low'rs gloomy through its wat'ry shroud, And crows fly swift, with ...
James G. Todd, 1823

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «MIRKY»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term mirky is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Ownership still mirky on $50-million B.C. lottery ticket
Last year's $50-million lottery jackpot is still up for grabs. Four months after an as yet to be identified person came forward to claim the Lotto ... «The Province, Jul 15»
2
Senior NSW Racing official under investigation
And here's where it gets really mirky, even before we look into the crux of the investigation, that of whether Rudolph did or did not meet with ... «Racingbase.com, Jul 15»
3
Coach involved in Diddy fight also fought Darrelle Revis
However, a new report shows the coach has a bit of a mirky past. Sal Alosi, the strength and training coach for UCLA, was reportedly assaulted ... «Sun Times National, Jun 15»
4
Todd Gurley to visit Dr. James Andrews for re-evaluation on knee
However, a new report shows the coach has a bit of a mirky past. Sal Alosi, the strength and training coach for USC, was reportedly assaulted ... «Chicago Sun-Times, Jun 15»
5
A Fence May Stop Some Bridge Suicides, but Building It Is …
If a jumper does manage to plunge into the Hudson River, he or she needs several tedious inhales of mirky, green water before death arrives. «The Epoch Times, Jun 15»
6
Adrian Peterson is headed back to Minnesota
However, a new report shows the coach has a bit of a mirky past. Sal Alosi, the strength and training coach for UCLA, was reportedly assaulted by Diddy after the ... «Sun Times National, Jun 15»
7
St. Louis Rams: Top 5 Players 25 or Younger
After that, though, rounding out the Top 5 for the Rams gets a bit mirky. And that's where I need your help. According to the Rams' official ... «Turf Show Times, May 15»
8
Seven rounds, zero receivers: Patriots place trust in incumbents
Inevitably, not all of whom will. But the patience shows a quiet confidence in a group that is otherwise mirky beyond two 1,000-yard contenders ... «nep.247sports.com, May 15»
9
Fishing report
Popular colors are bone white when the water is mirky and shad patterns when the water clears. The bass fishing has been hit or miss. «Colorado Springs Gazette, Apr 15»
10
Andy Murray and Kim Sears marry in Dunblane
Fed and Mirky should be feeling very humble and honoured. Very Happy. April 11, 2015, 10:57 PM By Aileen. Thanx Katie. Looked like a grand ... «MurraysWorld, Apr 15»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Mirky [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/mirky>. Apr 2020 ».
en
English dictionary
Discover all that is hidden in the words on
index
a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z