Share this entry

marsh
American English: /mɑrʃ/
British English: /mɑːʃ/

Translation of marsh in Spanish:

noun

countable or uncountable
  • (often plural)
    Example sentences
    • It is a large fresh water lake associated with marshes on the flood plains of the river.
    • Until late October the birds may be found on estuaries, flooded coastal marshes and farm reservoirs.
    • The Romans became practised at draining marshes to rid areas of malaria-carrying mosquitoes.

Definition of marsh in:

Share this entry

 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

QUIZ


    Next Score: