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miry

[ mahyuhr-ee ]
/ ˈmaɪər i /
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adjective, mir·i·er, mir·i·est.
of the nature of mire; swampy: miry ground.
abounding in mire; muddy.
covered or bespattered with mire.
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Origin of miry

Middle English word dating back to 1350–1400; see origin at mire, -y1

OTHER WORDS FROM miry

mir·i·ness, nounun·mir·y, adjective
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