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synonyms for mired

  • bog down
  • embroil
  • enmesh
  • ensnare
  • entangle
  • flounder
  • implicate
  • involve
  • stick
  • tangle
  • trap
  • cling
  • decelerate
  • detain
  • dirty
  • entrap
  • retard
  • sink
  • snare
  • soil
  • hang up
  • set back
  • slow down
  • slow up
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antonyms for mired

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  • exclude
  • free
  • let go
  • release
  • remove
  • untangle
  • untwist
  • clean
  • liberate
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How to use mired in a sentence

That I will become mired in helplessness and despair in a way that nothing—not the happy marriage and comfortable home of my current life nor the years of therapy I’ve absorbed—will be able to counteract.
CAN TRIPPING ON KETAMINE CURE PTSD? I DECIDED TO TRY.CORINNE IOZZIOJUNE 21, 2021POPULAR-SCIENCE
But oh, the thousands and thousands of mere mortals that are mired in their ruts and no longer even plan to climb out!
ANCESTORSGERTRUDE ATHERTON
Its bed was so muddy that two of the pack-horses were mired, but were finally brought out.
EARLY WESTERN TRAVELS 1748-1846, VOLUME XVIVARIOUS
The boy's mount had mired one foot in a quicksand pocket and had gone down on its knees.
THE PONY RIDER BOYS IN TEXASFRANK GEE PATCHIN
His huge paws supported him where another dog would have been hopelessly mired.
RESCUE DOG OF THE HIGH PASSJAMES ARTHUR KJELGAARD
Had some of our horses mired—general complaint of like nature.
JOURNAL OF A TRIP TO CALIFORNIA BY THE OVERLAND ROUTE ACROSS THE PLAINS IN 1850-51E. S. (ELEAZER STILLMAN) INGALLS
Perfect skeletons are occasionally procured from marshes, where the animals had become mired.
MYTHICAL MONSTERSCHARLES GOULD
I have seen hundreds of them in a group mired down in the quicksands along the Upper Missouri River.
SEVENTY YEARS ON THE FRONTIERALEXANDER MAJORS
I've seen teams mired down many a time there, right where the Richland House is now.
BACK HOMEIRVIN S. COBB
There were days and days when the wagon was mired, when it stuck in the fords of streams or in soft places on the trail.
TENTING TO-NIGHTMARY ROBERTS RINEHART
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO MIRED

  • adhered
  • baffled
  • caught
  • fixed
  • frozen
  • glued
  • joined
  • mired
  • perplexed
  • puzzled
  • saddled
  • stumped
  • stymied
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