Examples from literature
- The bank of the stream was a fathom from the water which was brackish at high tide and sweet at low.
- The brackish nature of the water probably enables it to exist here.
- The favorite feeding ground is a salt marsh, with springs and creeks of brackish water.
- The water of these springs is brackish, and contains the nitrate of soda.
- There was plenty of water in the creek, but the dry season had made it brackish.