boggy

[ bog-ee, baw-gee ]
/ ˈbɒg i, ˈbɔ gi /

adjective, bog·gi·er, bog·gi·est.

containing or full of bogs: It was difficult walking through the boggy terrain.
wet and spongy: The ground is boggy under foot.

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Origin of boggy

First recorded in 1580–90; bog1 + -y1

OTHER WORDS FROM boggy

bog·gi·ness, nounun·bog·gy, adjective
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