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Synonyms for bogbɒg, bɔg

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. bog, peat bog(verb)

    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

    Synonyms:
    bog, peat bog

  2. bog down, bog(verb)

    cause to slow down or get stuck

    "The vote would bog down the house"

    Synonyms:
    get stuck, grind to a halt, bog down, bog, mire

  3. bog down, bog(verb)

    get stuck while doing something

    "She bogged down many times while she wrote her dissertation"

    Synonyms:
    get stuck, grind to a halt, bog down, bog, mire

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. bog(n.)

    Synonyms:
    morass, quagmire, slough, fen, marsh, swamp

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

peatland, peatlands, fen, bogs, swamp, mire, marsh, quagmire, marshes, peat, gao, fens


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