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Synonyms for swamp

Synonyms for swamp

a usually low-lying area of soft waterlogged ground and standing water

to affect as if by an outpouring of water

Synonyms for swamp

low land that is seasonally flooded

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a situation fraught with difficulties and imponderables

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drench or submerge or be drenched or submerged

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fill quickly beyond capacity

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'The exotic trees dotting the swamp have continued drawing water from the swamp.
The Ministry of Lands and Physical Planning and County Government of Siaya should re-survey the swamp to determine the acreage under Dominion Farms.
The eel is known as Asian swamp eel (Monopterus albus).
In the Candaba Swamp, farmers observe that the swamp dries up easily because of intense heat.
Brief History: Established as Helicopter Antisubmarine Squadron (Light) (HSL) 44, the world-famous "Swamp Foxes" received their name from the Revolutionary War hero, Gen.
Phee said Batu Maung assemblyman Datuk Abdul Halim Hussain alerted him to lorries entering the swamp and clearing it yesterday.
The SWAMP conducted scientific studies on mangrove and peat forests, whose restoration has received little attention, despite massive degradation and the huge amount of carbon released by peat- and forest fires in Indonesia during 1997 (Page et al.
Resting in the gloaming of dawn, back against a cypress swamp straining to listen for a gobble over the din of mosquitos, whip-poor-wills, and wild hogs, it's no strong feat of imagination to conjure a set of arms reaching around a tree and pulling you into the gloom.
Perhaps you know the history of the Great Swamp National Wildlife Refuge.
Speaking with journalists during an operation at Bennett Island, Commander, NNS Delta, Commodore Ibrahim Dewu, said the Navy has begun to depend heavily on swamp buggies to stamp out the menace which has been yielding many results.
Forest Service closes off the road between the swamp and the bluff to vehicular traffic from the first of September to mid-October to allow snakes, toads, frogs, lizards and turtles to cross the road unmolested.
The self-freed man is described as tied to the uncultivated and unconquered space of the swamp; his body becomes enmeshed in the vines and reeds of the marsh.
A video of the incident, which took place in the coastal province Phatthalung, southern Thailand, on Monday, shows the 450-pound swamp fish struggling in the waters.
JOE MURPHY'S tough and versatile five-year-old Swamp Fox should make a bold bid to land the [euro]100,000 Naas November Handicap in Naas tomorrow.