Textual thesaurus for "mire"

(noun) quag, quagmire, slack, morass

a soft wet area of low-lying land that sinks underfoot

(noun) slop

deep soft mud in water or slush

they waded through the slop

(verb) muck, muck up, mud

soil with mud, muck, or mire

The child mucked up his shirt while playing ball in the garden

(verb) grind to a halt, get stuck, bog down

be unable to move further

The car bogged down in the sand

(verb) bog down

cause to get stuck as if in a mire

The mud mired our cart

(verb) entangle


Our people should not be mired in the past