Meaning of SWAMP in English

I. noun

wet spongy land saturated and sometimes partially covered with water

hunted alligators in the Florida swamps

Synonyms: baygall, bog, fen, marsh, marshland, mire, morass, ||moss, muskeg, ||purgatory, ||puxy, quag, quagmire, slough, ||sump, swampland, ||swang, ||vlei

Related Word: bottoms, ||holm; ||glade; ||jheel; quake ooze; shaking prairie, trembling prairie

II. verb


Synonyms: deluge 1, drown, engulf, flood, inundate, overflow, overwhelm, submerge, whelm


Synonyms: deluge 3, flood, overwhelm, whelm

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