- of the nature of or resembling a quagmire; marshy; boggy.
- soft or flabby: quaggy flesh.
Origin of quaggy
Related Words for quaggycushy, downy, flabby, fleshy, gelatinous, mushy, pulpy, spongy, squashy, squishy, yielding, cushiony, doughy, pappy
Examples from the Web for quaggy
Historical Examples of quaggy
Among other things, he noticed that a little trickle of water flowed across it, and that the soil was quaggy in the neighborhood.The Boy Ranchers of Puget Sound
We bore to the south down a descent, and came to some moory, quaggy ground intersected with water-courses.Wild Wales
She pointed toward a spot where the ravine widened into a level strip of quaggy grass and moss which glowed a brilliant emerald.The Long Portage
This is a hospitable house,” said Jack; “but the ground must be quaggy underneath, for at every step the building quakes.The Works of Robert Louis Stevenson, Volume XXI
Robert Louis Stevenson
I cautiously approached its quaggy edges, when I was shocked by what appeared to be a sudden vision!
- resembling a marsh or quagmire; boggy
- yielding, soft, or flabby