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Princeton's WordNet

  1. mire, quagmire, quag, morass, slacknoun

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

    quag, slackness, falloff, slop, slack, falling off, slack water, slump, drop-off, quagmire, mire

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  1. morassnoun

    marsh, fen, bog, quagmire, swamp, slough

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  1. morassnoun

    slough, quagmire, bog, marsh, swamp

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  1. List of paraphrases for "morass":

    quagmire, mire, swamp, marshland

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  1. Jack Ciesielski:

    It's not something that's mainstream, but the situation in Venezuela is really a morass.

  2. Leah Spivey:

    This is a case where you have an employer who has expended a lot of effort recruiting someone and they’ve been caught up in this morass, this mess of bureaucracy.

  3. Michael McDougall:

    Brazil has gone from a shining vision of sugar and ethanol to a morass of ill-kept cane fields.

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