Mire is defined as wet and soggy ground.(noun)
An example of a mire is a bog.
Mire is to get stuck in something as if you were in mud.(verb)
An example of to mire is to get your car stuck in very muddy ground.
See mire in Webster's New World College Dictionary
See mire in American Heritage Dictionary 4
Origin: Middle English
Origin: , from Old Norse mȳrr, bog.
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