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marshnoun [C/U]

 us   /mɑrʃ/
an ​area of ​low, ​wetland, usually ​covered with ​tallgrasses: [C] The marshes along the ​coast are ​home to many shorebirds.
marshy
adjective  us   /ˈmɑr·ʃi/
marshy ​ground
(Definition of marsh from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)







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marshnoun

uk   /mɑːʃ/  us   /mɑːrʃ/
[C or U] ground near a ​lake, a ​river, or the ​sea that often ​floods and is always ​wet: At the ​mouth of the ​river is a ​largearea of marsh. Rain had been ​fallingsteadily all ​day and the ​ground had ​become a marsh.marshes [plural] UK a ​largearea of marsh: At ​lowtide in the ​estuary, ​cowsgraze on the marshes.
(Definition of marsh from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “marsh”
in Korean 습지…
in Arabic مُسْتَنْقَع…
in Malaysian paya…
in French marécage…
in Russian болото…
in Chinese (Traditional) 沼澤, 濕地…
in Italian palude, acquitrino…
in Turkish bataklık…
in Polish bagno, moczary…
in Spanish ciénaga, pantano…
in Vietnamese đầm lầy…
in Portuguese charco, brejo, pântano…
in Thai บึง…
in German der Sumpf…
in Catalan aiguamoll, maresma…
in Japanese 沼地…
in Chinese (Simplified) 沼泽, 湿地…
in Indonesian paya-paya…
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