Definition of quagmire:
toil, hot water, net, quandary, tragedy, quicksand, mh, slackness, rattrap, dry, rabbit hole, slump, flats, worst-case scenario, slack water, sticky wicket, muskeg, mire, scrape, jam, catch-22, jackpot, plight, battle, Dutch, stress, deep water, mudflats, nightmare, perplexity, spot, trap, quag, falloff, fix, predicament, noose, bind, box, entanglement, snare, morass, wetland, hell, marshland, tanglement, trouble, soup, pickle, slop, ordeal, impasse, hole, difficulty, corner, crisis, drop-off, slough, hot spot, fenland, slack, dilemma, falling off, easy.
She was in high good humor, " You ought to know, my dear, that if the loveliest woman in the world found herself stuck in a quagmire, it would be quite foolish for her to expect that the right sort of man would come and pull her out.- "The Girl at Cobhurst", Frank Richard Stockton.
- "Cedric, the Forester", Bernard Gay Marshall.
- "Little Mr. Thimblefinger and His Queer Country", Joel Chandler Harris.