marshy marshy  /ˈmɑr ʃi/


  • (adj) (of soil) soft and watery



  1. Before the massacre, My Lai was a poor hamlet in Quang Ngai province, whose low, marshy coastal plains had beenand still area base for the Viet Cong 48th Battalion.
  2. Fifteen years ago, Tamil rebels overran a marshy strip along Sri Lanka's northwest coast.
  3. Kimeu's specimen died on the marshy periphery of what is now the Nariokotome 1.


  1. Truck flips, falls 45-feet into Fla. riverbed

    The driver of a flatbed truck hauling a bulldozer is recovering from serious injuries after his truck rolled over a guardrail on Interstate 75 and plummeted 45-feet onto a marshy bank.
    on June 16, 2013     Source: WFLX FOX 29

  2. Truck falls from I-75 at Alafia River

    A flatbed truck hauling a bulldozer rolled over the Interstate 75 guardrail Friday and plummeted 45 feet onto the marshy bank of the Alafia River, authorities said.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: The Tampa Tribune


  1. "It was a tough game - Marshy had to make a few saves, certainly more than he has had to do in the previous games so far this season and the save he made just prior to us scoring the winning goal, it, for me, is the equivalent of scoring a...
    on Sep 22, 2008 By: Glenn Roeder Source: Norfolk Eastern Daily Press

  2. "Credit to Marshy who has kept us in it a minute before, that's won us the game as much as the goal did," said Croft. "That was just as important. If he doesn't save them we are probably dead and buried. They score at the end of the game and...
    on Sep 22, 2008 By: Lee Croft Source: The Pink 'Un

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