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sloughs

noun , plural of slough
variants: also slews or slues

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spongy land saturated or partially covered with water
  • the land for miles around the lake is strewn with ponds, sloughs, and mudflats
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sloughs

verb , present tense third-person singular of slough

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to move heavily or clumsily
  • the unpleasant task of sloughing through the muck to retrieve the ball
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sloughs

verb , present tense third-person singular of slough
variants: also sluffs

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to cast (a natural bodily covering or appendage) aside
  • the snake is sloughing its old skin
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