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MORASS

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does morass mean? 

MORASS (noun)
  The noun MORASS has 1 sense:

1. a soft wet area of low-lying land that sinks underfoot

  Familiarity information: MORASS used as a noun is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


MORASS (noun)


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Meaning:

A soft wet area of low-lying land that sinks underfoot

Classified under:

Nouns denoting natural objects (not man-made)

Synonyms:

mire; morass; quag; quagmire; slack

Hypernyms ("morass" is a kind of...):

bog; peat bog (wet spongy ground of decomposing vegetation; has poorer drainage than a swamp; soil is unfit for cultivation but can be cut and dried and used for fuel)


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