Definition of miry:
slapdash, dirty, murky, slipshod, overemotional, clean, sloughy, dingy, sludgy, wet, pulpy, slushy, oozy, muddy, spongy, doughy, waterlogged, slimy, grimy, baggy, inert, squashy, sloppy, mucky, boggy, sluggish, spongelike, haphazard, torpid, mirky, loose-fitting, squishy, swampy, quaggy, turbid, cloudy, soggy, marshy, muddied.
- "The Law-Breakers", Ridgwell Cullum.
It consisted, for the most part, of a miry swamp, which the few prospectors who had once or twice spent the night with him said had broken the heart of the Englishman after a strenuous attempt to drain it, while the rest was rock outcrop, on which even the hardy conifers would not grow.- "A Damaged Reputation", Harold Bindloss.
- "Timar's Two Worlds", Mór Jókai.