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morass

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of morass

  1. 1 something that catches and holds <advised against becoming involved in that country's civil war, warning that escape from that morass might prove nigh impossible> Synonyms entanglement, mesh(es), web, net, noose, quagmire, quicksand, snare, tanglement, toil(s), trapRelated Words knot, snarl, tangle; cat's cradle, labyrinth, maze; cobweb, spiderweb

  2. 2 spongy land saturated or partially covered with water <the distracted driver had driven his car off the road and into a morass> Synonyms bog, fen, marsh, marshland, mire, moor, swamp, muskeg, slough (also slew or slue), swampland, wash, wetlandRelated Words swale; quagmire; guck (or gook), muck, mud, ooze, slime, slop, sludge, slush




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