Definition of swampy in English:


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Pronunciation: /ˈswɒmpi

adjective (swampier, swampiest)

Characteristic of or resembling a swamp: a swampy area
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  • Like the Médoc in Bordeaux, the low-lying parts of the Maremma were swampy or marshy for much of their history with chronic problems of malaria.
  • I flew off and landed in a muddy heap in the swampy infield, while the bike sagged directly to the ground.
  • He settled on the swampy alluvial deposit of a muddy river with his minder.
soft, soggy, muddy, spongy, heavy, squelchy, waterlogged, sodden, slimy, watery, wet, unstable
technical paludal
rare quaggy, uliginose

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