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At the end of the block where I used to live in Coconut Grove in Miami, there's a swampy area, a no-name alcove with a little mangrove estuary. It's beautiful.
Karen Russell

Meaning of "swampy" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF SWAMPY

swampy  [ˈswɒmpɪ] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF SWAMPY

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Swampy is an adjective.
The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

WHAT DOES SWAMPY MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Swampy

Daniel Hooper is an environmental activist, sometimes characterised as an environmental protester or eco-warrior, from the United Kingdom. He was active in a variety of environmental protests including that in Fairmile, Devon, against the expansion of the A30 road.

Definition of swampy in the English dictionary

The definition of swampy in the dictionary is resembling a swamp.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH SWAMPY


bumpy
ˈbʌmpɪ
campy
ˈkæmpɪ
champy
ˈtʃæmpɪ
clumpy
ˈklʌmpɪ
crampy
ˈkræmpɪ
dumpy
ˈdʌmpɪ
gimpy
ˈɡɪmpɪ
grumpy
ˈɡrʌmpɪ
gympie
ˈɡɪmpɪ
humpy
ˈhʌmpɪ
jumpy
ˈdʒʌmpɪ
lumpy
ˈlʌmpɪ
Pompey
ˈpɒmpɪ
scampi
ˈskæmpɪ
skimpy
ˈskɪmpɪ
stompie
ˈstɒmpɪ
stumpy
ˈstʌmpɪ
Tempe
ˈtɛmpɪ
vampy
ˈvæmpɪ
wimpy
ˈwɪmpɪ

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE SWAMPY

swam
swami
swamp
swamp blues
swamp boat
swamp buggy
swamp cypress
swamp fever
swamper
swampish
swampland
swampless
swan
swan dive
Swan Lake
swan maiden
swan neck
swan song
swan-necked
swan-upping

WORDS THAT END LIKE SWAMPY

crimpy
crumpy
dampy
frumpy
glumpy
hempy
kempy
plumpy
rumpy
rumpy-pumpy
schlumpy
scrimpy
scrumpy
shlumpy
shrimpy
slumpy
trampy
tumpy
umpy
yampy

Synonyms and antonyms of swampy in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

SYNONYMS OF «SWAMPY»

The following words have a similar or identical meaning as «swampy» and belong to the same grammatical category.
synonyms of swampy

Translation of «swampy» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF SWAMPY

Find out the translation of swampy to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of swampy from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «swampy» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

沼泽
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

pantanoso
570 millions of speakers

English

swampy
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

दलदली
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

المستنقعات
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

болотистая
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

pantanoso
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

বিলুয়া
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

marécageux
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Paya
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

sumpfig
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

沼地の
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Swampy
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

sình lầy
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

சதுப்பு
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

दलदलीचा
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

bataklık
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

paludoso
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

bagnisty
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

болотиста
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

mlăștinos
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

βαλτώδη
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

moerasagtige
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

sumpig
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

myrlendt
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of swampy

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «SWAMPY»

The term «swampy» is quite widely used and occupies the 53.581 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about swampy

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2 QUOTES WITH «SWAMPY»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word swampy.
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Susan Orlean
Places like Hilton Head, with water adjacency and nice climates, are in high demand, and land values are insane. In the case of Hilton Head, which was developed in 1970 on what had been a mosquito- and alligator-infested swampy barrier island, land value has leaped from nearly zero to now unaffordable.
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Karen Russell
At the end of the block where I used to live in Coconut Grove in Miami, there's a swampy area, a no-name alcove with a little mangrove estuary. It's beautiful.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «SWAMPY»

Discover the use of swampy in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to swampy and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Wild and Swampy
An acclaimed artist and naturalist describes and portrays the birds, snakes, and other animals that can be seen in a swamp.
‎2000
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A Practical Treatise on Draining Bogs and Swampy Grounds ...
To which are Added Directions for Making a New Kind of Strong, Cheap, and Durable Fence, for Rich Lands ... As Also, Disquisitions Concerning the Different Breeds of Sheep, and Other Domestic Animals; Being the Principal Additions that  ...
James Anderson, 1797
3
Muskekowuck Athinuwick: Original People of the Great Swampy Land
This book challenges long-held misconceptions about the Lowland Cree, and illustrates how historians have often misunderstood the role and resourcefulness of Aboriginal peoples during the fur-trade era.
Victor P. Lytwyn, 2002
4
Swampy Alligator
An alligator who loves to play in mud and slime is given a birthday bath by his friends.
Jack Gantos, Nicole Rubel, 1980
5
The Wishing bone cycle: narrative poems from the Swampy Cree ...
Poems about a "trickster" capable of changing into various characters, objects, and circumstances.
Howard A. Norman, 1982
6
SWAMPY FORESTS AND BOGS OF SIBERIA.
This amounts to about 79% of the entire areas of swamp and swampy lands of the Soviet Union, accounted for by forestry statistics. The present thematic collection includes data almost entirely pertaining to the territory of Siberia.
N. I. Plyavchenko, ARMY FOREIGN SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY CENTER WASHINGTON D C., 1969
7
Direct Action in British Environmentalism
Introduction: Swampy fever In early 1 997 British politics produced a most unlikely hero, known as Swampy. For the first few months of that year, Swampy was one of the most talked about figures in British political debate, and his popularity ...
Benjamin Seel, Matthew Paterson, Brian Doherty, 2000
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Voices from Hudson Bay: Cree Stories from York Factory
72 (1906); J.R. Cresswell, "Folk-Tales of the Swampy Cree of Northern Manitoba, " Journal of American Folklore 35 (1922); J.J. Honigmann, "The Atta- wapiskat Swampy Cree: An Ethnographic Reconstruction," Anthropological Papers of the ...
Flora Beardy, Robert Coutts, 1996
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Swampy: Tall Tales and True from Boyhood and Beyond
This is a compilation of Bill Marsh’s long out-of-print first three books, pre-dating his success with the ABC’s “Great Australian” series. The book takes us from Bill’s childhood through school to adulthood.
Bill Marsh, 2012
10
The Culture of Hunting in Canada
7. Views. of. a. Swampy-Cree. Elder. on. the. Spiritual. Relationship. between. Hunters. and. Animals. Louis Bird and Roland Bohr Hunting was the economic mainstay to the Swampy-Cree ever since their ancestors began to populate the ...
Edited by Jean L. Manore and Dale Miner, Jean L. Manore, Dale Miner, 2011

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «SWAMPY»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term swampy is used in the context of the following news items.
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Unregistered farmer removed from list of stallholders at farmers market
FARMER “Swampy” Marsh has been banned from selling raw milk at this weekend's Mulgrave Farmers Market after an investigation found he was not registered ... «Herald Sun, Jun 15»
2
'Phineas and Ferb' Ends Tonight – An Interview With the Show's …
I recently spoke with Dan Povenmire and Jeff “Swampy” Marsh, the show's creators and producers, and also the voices of Dr. Doofenshmirtz and Major ... «GeekDad, Jun 15»
3
A Conversation With Phineas and Ferb's Creators as the Final Day …
Swampy Marsh: And I'm Swampy. I've got the high-pitched, girly voice. ... Swampy, I know you had a different trajectory professionally. Marsh: I was in marketing, ... «Slate Magazine, Jun 15»
4
Swampy's food fight over raw milk
CONTROVERSIAL south-west Victorian farmer Swampy Marsh has opened up another front in his battle with bureaucracy, this time over his sale of raw ... «The Land Newspaper, Jun 15»
5
Drunken, fatal Edmonton stabbing nets eight years' prison
"After Mr. Swampy threw his much smaller victim to the ground and punched her, he went to the kitchen, picked up a knife and stabbed her in the abdomen," said ... «Edmonton Sun, May 15»
6
Small Plane Crashes Into Swampy Area While Attempting to Land in …
A pilot is recovering after the single-propeller plane he was trying to land in northeastern Pennsylvania crashed into a swampy area near the runway. Authorities ... «NBC 10 Philadelphia, May 15»
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Dan Povenmire and Jeff "Swampy" Marsh Wrap "Phineas & Ferb …
Animation producers Dan Povenmire and Jeff "Swampy" Marsh (Phineas and Ferb) are continuing their association with Disney Television Animation with a new ... «Indie Wire, May 15»
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Dale Swampy was found guilty of manslaughter in the stabbing …
The Edmonton man charged with second-degree murder of his girlfriend's best friend was found guilty of manslaughter on Wednesday night. Dale Swampy ... «CBC.ca, Mar 15»
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Witness testifies in death of Savanah Morin
In court on Friday, Wildcat testified that he never saw the knife used in the attack, which prosecutor Adam Garrett said Swampy threw out the apartment window. «CBC.ca, Feb 15»
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Murder trial underway for Edmonton man accused of killing his …
Dale Warren Swampy, 25, is charged with second-degree murder in the May 3, 2012, slaying of Savannah Morin-Iron, 20, at a high-rise apartment building at ... «Edmonton Sun, Feb 15»

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