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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: mire(0.00917 detik)
Found 3 items, similar to mire.
English → Indonesian (quick)
English → English (WordNet)
n : a soft wet area of low-lying land that sinks underfoot [syn:
quagmire, quag, morass]
v 1: entrap; “Our people should not be mired in the past” [syn: entangle]
2: cause to get stuck as if in a mire; “The mud mired our cart”
[syn: bog down]
3: be unable to move further; “The car bogged down in the sand”
[syn: grind to a halt, get stuck, bog down]
4: soil with mud, muck, or mire; “The child mucked up his shirt
while playing ball in the garden” [syn: muck, mud, muck up
English → English (gcide)
Mire \Mire\ (m[imac]r), n. [AS. m[=i]re, m[=y]re; akin to D.
mier, Icel. maurr, Dan. myre, Sw. myra; cf. also Ir. moirbh,
An ant. [Obs.] See Pismire.
Mire \Mire\, n. [OE. mire, myre; akin to Icel. m?rr swamp, Sw.
myra marshy ground, and perh. to E. moss.]
Deep mud; wet, spongy earth. --Chaucer.
He his rider from the lofty steed
Would have cast down and trod in dirty mire. --Spenser.
Mire crow (Zo["o]l.), the pewit, or laughing gull. [Prov.
Mire drum, the European bittern. [Prov. Eng.]
Mire \Mire\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Mired (m[imac]rd); p. pr. &
vb. n. Miring.]
1. To cause or permit to stick fast in mire; to plunge or fix
in mud; as, to mire a horse or wagon.
2. Hence: To stick or entangle; to involve in difficulties;
-- often used in the passive or predicate form; as, we got
mired in bureaucratic red tape and it took years longer
3. To soil with mud or foul matter.
Smirched thus and mired with infamy. --Shak.
Mire \Mire\, v. i.
To stick in mire. --Shak.