Definition of 'ankle-deep'
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In places the ground was boggy, and several times I sank ankle-deep.SUMMER OF SECRETS (2003)
They turned to see her standing before one of the massive doors, ankle-deep in the dust drift that lay before it.A PLAGUE OF ANGELS (2003)
Gimli strode forward undeterred, and found that the water was shallow, no more than ankle-deep at the edge.THE LORD OF THE RINGS (2003)
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Definition of ankle-deep from the Collins English Dictionary