un miry

miry

[mahyuhr-ee]
adjective, mirier, miriest.
1.
of the nature of mire; swampy: miry ground.
2.
abounding in mire; muddy.
3.
covered or bespattered with mire.

Origin:
1350–1400; Middle English; see mire, -y1

miriness, noun
unmiry, adjective
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miry
from mire + -y (2).
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