marshy

adjective \ ˈmär-shē \
Updated on: 17 Nov 2017

Definition of marshy

marshier; marshiest
1 :resembling or constituting a marsh
  • marshy ground
2 :relating to or occurring in marshes
  • marshy vegetation

marshiness

noun

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First Known Use of marshy

14th century


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marshy

adjective \ ˈmär-shē \

Definition of marshy for Students

marshier; marshiest
:like or containing soft wet land

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