Noun(1) a soft wet area of low-lying land that sinks underfoot
(1) Officials in Indonesia have warned that if the legal quagmire is not sorted out before Tristan reaches the age of five, he cannot be adopted.(2) Looking to the future, the legal quagmire of the Internet presents new issues and challenges to both free speech and morality.(3) Even so, some fear that the situation might degenerate into a quagmire in which the rebels resort to protracted guerrilla warfare.(4) Even so, this is a legal quagmire with the possibility of litigation or fines flying in all directions.(5) The problem is that code developed under different licences all gets mixed together in implementations, producing a legal quagmire .(6) The soil raised the planting beds, lifting plant roots out of the quagmire and allowing excess water to drain away.(7) That campaign didn't exactly become the quagmire critics predicted.(8) The natural extension of his work on the genetics of pigmentation led him into a study of piebald mice, this turned out to be a quagmire .(9) The next year they were hot favourites in the grand final against Warragul Industrials before losing in a quagmire at Drouin.(10) In the 19th century, the area was a quagmire with a creek running through it.(11) So individuals who can translate complex terms and navigate the quagmire are in great demand.(12) When all this takes place in a quagmire it becomes more depressing and difficult for all concerned.(13) Breen sticks closely to the politics, avoiding getting bogged down in the quagmire of personal detail.(14) As the economy recovers, organisations will want to be fleet of foot and may find themselves entrenched in a quagmire of contact clauses and restrictions.(15) a legal quagmire(16) So the moral argument disappears into a colonial quagmire .
1. swamp ::
2. muddle ::
3. quag ::
Different Formsquagmire, quagmires
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