- marshy; wet.
Origin of plashy
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Also applied to anything like plashy ground, but most commonly to snow in a thaw.The Sailor's Word-Book
William Henry Smyth
The expression “plashy pools” occurs in the Story of Rimini.Leigh Hunt's Relations with Byron, Shelley and Keats
And on the willow-fringed shore opposite not a living creature was to be seen, except some cattle grazing in the plashy fields.A Charming Fellow, Volume III (of 3)
Frances Eleanor Trollope
Beneath the awning a panel of light fell on the plashy pavement.The Works of Robert Louis Stevenson - Swanston Edition Vol. 20 (of 25)
Robert Louis Stevenson
Roads all plashy or running with water, oozes full, and rivulets overflowing; rocks of dolomite jutting out here and there.
- wet or marshy
- splashing or splashy
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