Origin of marsh
Related formsmarsh·like, adjective
Examples from the Web for marshes
There were marshes and a salmon river nearby and I found a lake with trout or whatever.
You had one foot on the asphalt and the other in the marshes.
If you lose the marshes and the vegetation, all you're left with is mud, which just slides into the water.
We found the lake so surrounded by marshes that we could not get within an eighth of a mile of the waters.The Religious Life of the Zui Child|(Mrs.) Tilly E. (Matilda Coxe Evans) Stevenson
Bones and antlers are common in the marshes and swamps of the county.The Mammals of Washtenaw County, Michigan|Norman Wood
A village near the western base of Los Tuxtlas; low evergreen forest and marshes .A Distributional Study of the Amphibians of the Isthmus of Tehuantepec, Mexico|William E. Duellman
Level land, marshes, and meadows lay along the Christina, the remains of the delta which the stream had formed in the past.The Quaker Colonies|Sydney G. Fisher
Turn after turn, and the marshes still kept us company—the quiet, lone marshes that had come to have such a charm for us.Virginia: The Old Dominion|Frank W. Hutchins and Cortelle Hutchins