Definitions for quagmireˈkwægˌmaɪər, ˈkwɒg-
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
an area of miry or boggy ground whose surface yields under the tread; a bog.
a situation from which extrication is very difficult.
Origin of quagmire:
mire, quagmire, quag, morass, slack(noun)
a soft wet area of low-lying land that sinks underfoot
A swampy, soggy area of ground.
That quagmire regularly 'swallows' caught-up hikers' boots
A perilous, mixed up and troubled situation; a hopeless tangle; a predicament.
soft, wet, miry land, which shakes or yields under the feet
Quagmire is a fictional character, owned by Marvel Comics who is a native of the universe of the Squadron Supreme. He first appeared in Squadron Supreme #4 in flashback, and fully in Squadron Supreme #5, and was created by Mark Gruenwald.
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