Sentence Examples


  • Near the lake the valley was formerly swampy, and at high-water the lake overflowed into it.
  • Some are found in more or less open plains, while others inhabit swampy districts.
  • Of this class are the swampy plateaus of the Kola peninsula, sloping gently S.
  • Although very little of the coast belt is actually swampy, a kind of natural canalization connects many of the rivers at their mouths with each other, though some of these connecting creeks are as yet unmarked on maps.
  • The Bernam runs through flat swampy country for the greater part of its course, and steam-launches can penetrate to a distance of over 100 m.