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The correct answer is deep mire.

Slough

A. rockslide
B. deep mire
C. jettison
D. wet hay

The correct answer is (B) Deep mire, mud hole, an area of soft, muddy ground; quagmire. Also, a swamp; swamp-like area; marshy place.

Slough comes from Old English slh.

Examples of use:

  • The farm's slough attracted geese and other birds during their migrations.
  • The water of the slough on his farm was home to both shrimp and fish.


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