adjective, marsh·i·er, marsh·i·est.
Origin of marshy
Examples from the Web for marshy
Apaches used what was once a marshy ciénaga as a water hole for centuries.Big-Sky West Texas: A Road Trip Through Hidden America|Condé Nast Traveler|March 18, 2014|DAILY BEAST
A night of mediocrity now brooded over the marshy fens of Holland.Vondel's Lucifer|Joost van den Vondel
The banks of the stream were 417 frequently grassy, and there was a great deal of marshy ground.Western Himalaya and Tibet|Thomas Thomson
It was a marshy, dense, and tangled coppice projecting like a sabre tooth between the brigades of Lane and Archer.The Long Roll|Mary Johnston
Near by was a hou-tree swamp, a spongy, marshy place where cattle were eating grass that grew under water.
These two towns rise like islands in their naked undulating plains, covered partly with corn, partly with marshy heath.