- Word Combinations (noun)
|part of speech:
||wet, soft, sucking ground; marsh; bog.
The fallen tree was soon absorbed by the quagmire.The hunters took care to skirt around the quagmire.
- bog, fen, marsh, mire, morass, swamp
||an unpleasant situation that is difficult to escape.
The country had gotten itself into a quagmire with this apparently unwinnable war.
- dilemma, predicament
- similar words:
- bind, mire
||fix, morass, ooze, predicament