fen

Part of speech: noun

A marsh; bog.

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Usage examples "fen":

  1. The fen country of Cambridge and Lincolnshire was a region of monasteries. - "Brief History of English and American Literature", Henry A. Beers.
  2. In between the spurs runs the even fen like a calm sea, and on the crest of the spurs, radiating also from Ely, run the roads. - "Hills and the Sea", H. Belloc.
  3. Now then- was this man, this Chinaman, the Chuh Fen who turned up in London, the same Chuh Fen who was on the Elizabeth Robinson? - "Ravensdene Court", J. S. (Joseph Smith) Fletcher.