Brackish - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈbrækɪʃ|  American pronunciation of the word brackish
Brit.  |ˈbrakɪʃ|  British pronunciation of the word brackish

adjective

- distasteful and unpleasant; spoiled by mixture

a thin brackish gruel

- slightly salty (especially from containing a mixture of seawater and fresh water)(syn: briny)

a brackish lagoon

Examples

...the office coffee is often some brackish brew that's been sitting around for a couple of hours...

...the river becomes brackish as we approach the tidemark...

The water is a little brackish.

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