swamp

phonetic symbol: / swámp | swɔ́mp / 

swamp - English Dictionary

[ noun ]
■ low land that is seasonally flooded
■ has more woody plants than a marsh and better drainage than a bog
swampland

[ noun ]
■ a situation fraught with difficulties and imponderables
e.g.)
・he was trapped in a medical swamp

[ verb ]
■ fill quickly beyond capacity
■ as with a liquid
deluge , flood , inundate

[ verb ]
■ drench or submerge or be drenched or submerged
e.g.)
・The tsunami swamped every boat in the harbor
drench

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