Definition of quaggy:
slapdash, dirty, murky, slipshod, overemotional, mushy, sloughy, dingy, resist, wet, pulpy, soft, pappy, mucky, spongy, doughy, waterlogged, pulpous, yielding, baggy, inert, squashy, sloppy, miry, boggy, sluggish, spongelike, haphazard, torpid, mirky, loose-fitting, squishy, swampy, muddy, turbid, cloudy, soggy, marshy, muddied.
- "The Bell-Ringer of Angel's and Other Stories", Bret Harte.
- "Angling Sketches", Andrew Lang.
Ever from river or from lakelet the steamer glides again into canal or bayou,- from bayou or canal once more into lake or bay; and sometimes the swamp- forest visibly thins away from these shores into wastes of reedy morass where, even of breathless nights, the quaggy soil trembles to a sound like thunder of breakers on a coast: the storm- roar of billions of reptile voices chanting in cadence,- rhythmically surging in stupendous crescendo and diminuendo,- a monstrous and appalling chorus of frogs!- "Chita: A Memory of Last Island", Lafcadio Hearn.