(a large area of) soft wet ground containing a great deal of decaying vegetable matter
"The vote would bog down the house"
"She bogged down many times while she wrote her dissertation"
He would proceed awkwardly across the mud, but soon became bogged.
出自： P. V. White
They..bogged most fearfully in the waterholes.
出自： A. Moorehead
He gets bogged down in self-pity about the difficulties of a writer's life.
出自： A. Powell
与员工的谈判，在有关工作时间问题上陷入了僵局。 bog sb/sth ⇔ down
The tractor is bogged down in the mud.