water-logged

[ waw-ter-lawgd, -logd, wot-er- ]SEE DEFINITION OF water-logged

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR WATER-LOGGED

It must be made emphatic that the grape will not thrive in water-logged land.

But the canoe was water-logged; how should he get rid of it?

A water-logged hull of some vessel or other, I reckon, boss!

Made towards her, when she proved to be the barque 'Carleton,' water-logged.

By this time the ship was within a short distance of the water-logged bateau.

He was glad enough to turn from his water-logged craft to the other boat.

Had she not had us on board, she would very soon, I suspect, have been water-logged.

Maybe my floatin' ribs are water-logged and my memory muscle-bound.

As one of her officers put it, "she was as unmanageable as a water-logged vessel."

The Calypso is water-logged, will no longer obey her helm, and must surely sink.

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