Advertisement

Dictionary


mire



Pronunciation: (mīur), [key]
n., v., mired, mir•ing.


n.
1. a tract or area of wet, swampy ground; bog; marsh.
2. ground of this kind, as wet, slimy soil of some depth or deep mud.

v.t.
1. to plunge and fix in mire; cause to stick fast in mire.
2. to involve; entangle.
3. to soil with mire; bespatter with mire.

v.i.
to sink in mire or mud; stick.

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

Mira variablemirepoix
See also:

Related Content


Advertisement

Play Hangman

Play Poptropica

Play Same Game

Try Our Math Flashcards