Sentence Examples with the word miry

The heavily armoured French noblesse, embogged in miry meadows, proved helpless before the lightly equipped English archery.

At last they had him consigned to a miry dungeon, and it was the king who (at the instance of the Cushite Ebed-melech) intervened for his relief, though he remained a prisoner in other quarters till the fall of Jerusalem (586 B.C.).