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synonyms for mired

  • adhered
  • baffled
  • caught
  • fixed
  • frozen
  • glued
  • joined
  • perplexed
  • puzzled
  • saddled
  • stumped
  • stymied
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How to use mired in a sentence

NFTs have become an unavoidable subject for anyone earning a living as a creative person online, prompting a rush to understand a concept that is deeply mired in the jargon of cryptocurrency and blockchain technology.
THE DOWNLOAD: MONKEYPOX VACCINES AND KANSAS’ ABORTION VOTERHIANNON WILLIAMSAUGUST 3, 2022MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
Instead, they became mired in an old script of taxation, driven partly by a legitimate desire to be fiscally prudent and more than partly by a moralism that those with more aren’t paying enough and that inequality is a societal ill.
IT'S ALL ABOUT SPENDING, STUPID. THE DEMS BLEW THEIR MOMENT BY OBSESSING OVER TAXESZACHARY KARABELLOCTOBER 26, 2021TIME
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
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WORDS RELATED TO MIRED

  • adhered
  • baffled
  • caught
  • fixed
  • frozen
  • glued
  • joined
  • mired
  • perplexed
  • puzzled
  • saddled
  • stumped
  • stymied
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.