Definition of 'marsh'
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They fly off to lakes and marshes where flying insects are more abundant. Times, Sunday Times (2011)The beach backs on to a lake and a salt marsh. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Sea lavender lay in purple mats on the salt marshes. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Land being reclaimed from salt marsh was once again covered by the storming high tides. EXTINCTION: Evolution and the End of Man (2002)Sand dunes, salt marsh and grazing meadows. A Guide to Britain's Conservation Heritage (1991)In these early days, they are found most often over lakes and marshes where flying insects are abundant. Times, Sunday Times (2014)When they first arrive, they feed on the insects that are already out and about above marshes and lakes. Times, Sunday Times (2015)These small falcons with dark blue backs are flying over lakes and marshes, feeding at present mostly on flying insects. Times, Sunday Times (2009)This is now an area of marsh with pools, the remains of fish ponds dug in the early nineteenth century. A Guide to Britain's Conservation Heritage (1991)The Norfolk beans number only 60 so far and spend their time out on grazing marshes. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Sand dunes, salt marsh, scrub. A Guide to Britain's Conservation Heritage (1991)They are just returning from southern Africa, and when they first arrive are often found feeding over lakes and marshes. Times, Sunday Times (2015)
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Translations for 'marsh'
British English: marsh /mɑːʃ/ NOUN
A marsh is a wet muddy area of land.
- American English: marsh
- Arabic: سِبْخَةٌ
- Brazilian Portuguese: pântano
- Chinese: 湿地
- Croatian: močvara
- Czech: bažina
- Danish: marsk
- Dutch: moeras
- European Spanish: marisma
- Finnish: suo
- French: marais
- German: Sumpf
- Greek: βάλτος
- Italian: palude
- Japanese: 沼
- Korean: 습지
- Norwegian: sump
- Polish: bagno
- European Portuguese: pântano
- Romanian: mlaștină
- Russian: болото
- Spanish: marisma
- Swedish: myr
- Thai: บึง
- Turkish: bataklık
- Ukrainian: болото
- Vietnamese: đầm lầy
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