Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A bog or quagmire.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun obsolete A bog or quagmire.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun obsolete A bog or quagmire.

Etymologies

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Compare French moisi moldy, musty, p.p. of moisir to mold, from Latin mucere to be moldy.

Examples

  • Poetry's the last thing you think of when you're mizzy.

    Harding's Luck

  • But when you need to break out of a rut or want to push into a new level of engagement with a place, doing it for your readers can make a fast, rewarding impact on your experience. brian: Rebecca: Your child is automatically a US citizen, but you need to report the ... mizzy: Ol Robert died at the age of 27.

    Vagablogging :: Rolf Potts Vagabonding Blog

  • a simper of pride and self complacency, that it is "mizzy moddy."

    Townsend Chapter 14

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