adjective, swamp·i·er, swamp·i·est.
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OTHER WORDS FROM swampyswamp·i·ness, nounun·swamp·y, adjective
Words nearby swampy
Example sentences from the Web for swampy
In 2005, some of those accounts, based on surveys conducted in the swampy bottomlands of Arkansas, were published in the journal Science, leading to a flurry of interest.Identifying animals in photos is trickier than you might think|Philip Kiefer|March 2, 2021|Popular Science
Homes more used to the swampy heat were useless against the wind and cold, with pipes bursting and ceilings caving in.The government failed Texans—so people on the internet stepped in|Tanya Basu|February 19, 2021|MIT Technology Review
Like Peter the Great on the Baltic, she got the swampy part.Russian History Is on Our Side: Putin Will Surely Screw Himself|P. J. O’Rourke|May 11, 2014|DAILY BEAST
In Louisiana, a land rich with swampy Gothic crime stories and compelling motion-picture tax incentives!‘True Detective’ Review: You Have to Watch HBO’s Revolutionary Crime Classic|Andrew Romano|January 11, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The track opens on Rihanna approaching her swampy throne, decked out in an outfit Miley Cyrus could only dream of.Rihanna Teaches Miley Cyrus How to Twerk in Sexy Video for ‘Pour It Up’|Amy Zimmerman|October 2, 2013|DAILY BEAST
All of these swampy scenarios set the table for the high stakes Wisconsin primary on April 3.Louisiana GOP Primary Is Mitt Romney’s Last Chance to Win in Deep South|Ben Jacobs|March 23, 2012|DAILY BEAST
He once hinted he buried her in a swampy bird sanctuary on the island, which her father dredged to no avail.
Virginia has been richly endowed with caverns, springs, unusual rock formations and a dense, swampy wilderness.Hallowed Heritage: The Life of Virginia|Dorothy M. Torpey
He kept on grimly, however, never deviating from his perspective, which was the swampy ground on the outer curve of the bend.The Red Year|Louis Tracy
The outlet of the lake, which they reached at noon, was a stream fifty feet in width, and passed at first through a swampy region.
They passed another lake, along whose shores the trail was rough and swampy.
The banks are generally low, with a few sandy elevations, thickly wooded or swampy.