Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Wet and soft; easily penetrated, as by the feet of cattle: said of land.

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

  • adjective Wet and soft; easily penetrated by the feet of cattle; -- said of land.

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

  • adjective Wet and soft; easily penetrated by the feet of cattle; said of land.

Etymologies

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From poach (“to poke, stab”) +‎ -y.

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