What does the word marsh mean?

Usage examples for marsh

  1. Crawling on all- fours, I made steadily but slowly towards them, till at last, raising my head to an aperture among the leaves, I could see clear down into a little green dell beside the marsh, and closely set about with trees, where Long John Silver and another of the crew stood face to face in conversation. – Treasure Island by Robert Louis Stevenson
  2. His guardian- an uncle with a seat in Parliament and an estate near Ravenglass- he never saw; his tutor- an unpractical scholar of the old- fashioned type- he neglected, in order to follow the marsh- lamps of his own dreamy and somewhat morbid imagination. – A Romance of Wastdale by A. E. W. (Alfred Edward Woodley) Mason
  3. Mr. Marsh want marry her? – The Silver Horde by Rex Beach