Origin of mire
OTHER WORDS FROM miremired, adjective
Words nearby mire
How to use mire in a sentence
That most recent racial reckoning has been just one aspect of the deepening mire of controversy in which Tesla has found itself in recent months.Tesla Is Used to Controversy. But Its Latest Scandals Could Hurt Its Bottom Line|Alejandro de la Garza|February 16, 2022|Time
Engineers on both sides of the border prodded sewage control gates with sticks and sent cameras down into the mire searching for a block, but discovered nothing.Morning Report: How Do We Measure School Quality? There Isn’t a Good Way Yet|Voice of San Diego|February 11, 2022|Voice of San Diego
Any legal challenges could have happened as early as possible, so that we wouldn’t go through another cold season in the mire of yet another outbreak.Kyrie Irving Is Not the Real Villain Here|Corbin Smith|December 20, 2021|The Daily Beast
Desert warfare was, by definition, mobile warfare, the antithesis of the lethal attrition in the mire of the Western Front.Lawrence of Arabia Became Popular as the Dashing Antithesis of the War in Europe|Jack Schwartz|December 21, 2013|DAILY BEAST
But she let us film her journey back from the mire of scandal and the brink of despair for OWN.Fenton Bailey and Randy Barbato’s Favorite World of Wonder Clips (VIDEO)|Fenton Bailey, Randy Barbato|February 5, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Truly the flag of Britain was trailing in the mire, or these men would not have dared to address him in that fashion.The Red Year|Louis Tracy
"But it was n't a lie," Punch would begin, charging into a laboured explanation that landed him more hopelessly in the mire.Kipling Stories and Poems Every Child Should Know, Book II|Rudyard Kipling
But the wicked are like the raging sea, which cannot rest, and the waves thereof cast up dirt and mire.
The vault was ankle deep in mire and so crowded were the prisoners that no one could sit without leaning upon another.British Highways And Byways From A Motor Car|Thomas D. Murphy
And Tyre hath built herself a strong hold, and heaped together silver as earth, and gold as the mire of the streets.