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  • as inswamp
  • as inmarshland
  • as inmuskeg
  • as inquag
  • as inslough
  • as inswampland

synonyms for peat bog

  • bog
  • marshland
  • morass
  • mud
  • quagmire
  • fen
  • glade
  • marsh
  • mire
  • moor
  • polder
  • quag
  • slough
  • swale
  • swampland
  • everglade
  • holm
  • muskeg
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How to use peat bog in a sentence

He had nearly bitten his swollen tongue in two falling over an unseen peat-cutting, and blood-flecked foam gathered on his lips.
UNCANNY TALESVARIOUS
It must be carefully composted with peat, and turned over several times before being used.
ELEMENTS OF AGRICULTURAL CHEMISTRYTHOMAS ANDERSON
It is sometimes mixed with lime or gypsum, and dried with heat, and sometimes with animal charcoal or peat charcoal.
ELEMENTS OF AGRICULTURAL CHEMISTRYTHOMAS ANDERSON
Dry peat of good quality contains about one per cent of nitrogen, and a quantity of ash varying from five to twenty per cent.
ELEMENTS OF AGRICULTURAL CHEMISTRYTHOMAS ANDERSON
A stuffy hole, full of peat-smoke, and with a window that can't open at the best of times.
THE DAISY CHAINCHARLOTTE YONGE
Over the bogs and through the marshes, the madness of despair within him, he heeded not the deep ditches and the bog-pools.
THE UNDERWORLDJAMES C. WELSH
Hope had gone, dreams were unreal and vanishing as the mist that crawled along the bog-pools at night.
THE UNDERWORLDJAMES C. WELSH
Our trenches are a perfect bog; I shall find some difficulty in getting round them to-night even if we are not driven out of them.
LETTERS OF LT.-COL. GEORGE BRENTON LAURIEGEORGE BRENTON LAURIE
They consisted of small, square boxes, with holes bored in the top, and a little fire of peat in an earthen vessel within.
ROLLO IN HOLLANDJACOB ABBOTT
Over in one corner was a fireplace, and in it cakes of dried peat were slowly burning.
OUR LITTLE IRISH COUSINMARY HAZELTON WADE
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WORDS RELATED TO PEAT BOG

  • bog
  • everglade
  • fen
  • glade
  • holm
  • marsh
  • mire
  • moor
  • morass
  • mud
  • muskeg
  • peat bog
  • polder
  • quag
  • quagmire
  • slough
  • swale
  • swampland
  • wetland
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