Thesaurus / mired

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The boss said nobody was dead, but the giant, who was mired in out of sight.

A half-dozen scouts were left on the by-road to watch the mired Texans.

In The SaddleOliver Optic

It was a hard portage and we sometimes sank knee deep into the marsh and got mired frequently, but finally reached the lake.

Oh how are we misted and mired with the love of things that are on this side of time, and on this side of death's water!

Some die for want of water, some mired in the spring in their frantic rush for it, and so on.

White Dandy; or, Master and IVelma Caldwell Melville

The Chief Ranger dodged quickly to the right and a second beast rushed out and over, to join its mired comrade in the swamp below.

Voodoo PlanetAndre Norton

He waded through the first paragraph and well into the second before he mired in a hopeless jumble of unfamiliar polysyllables.

The Uphill ClimbB. M. Bower

Albania, mired in the twin crises of economy and identity – had little mind or heart for Kosovo.

After the RainSam Vaknin

One of them let down his torch into the mired and broken carriage as it lay bottom upwards.

Dodo spread the mired stocking out to dry on the pebbles, just out of reach of the crisply-breaking ripples.

Dodo WondersE. F. Benson

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