[ mar-ish ]
/ ˈmær ɪʃ /
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Origin of marish
1300–50; Middle English mareis < Middle French; see marais
Words nearby marish
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Example sentences from the Web for marishes
II we find: "But the miry places thereof, and the marishes thereof, shall not be healed."The Evolution Of An English Town|Gordon Home
Trees of Oak how found under-ground in Moors or Marishes, 18.
British Dictionary definitions for marishes
/ (ˈmærɪʃ) /
obsolete marshy; swampy
Word Origin for marish
C14: from Old French marais marsh
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