be as clear as mud

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be as clear as mud

To be difficult to see or understand. I guess I need to call a lawyer because these legal contracts are as clear as mud.
See also: clear, mud
References in classic literature ?
President Olivier might be called a visionary or a nuisance; but even his enemies admitted that he was magnanimous to the point of knight errantry.
Plaid AM Leanne Wood said: 'The current position is as clear as mud.