1. bog down, bog, break, break off, discontinue, stop

usage: get stuck while doing something; "She bogged down many times while she wrote her dissertation"

2. mire, bog down

usage: cause to get stuck as if in a mire; "The mud mired our cart"

3. grind to a halt, get stuck, bog down, mire, stand still

usage: be unable to move further; "The car bogged down in the sand"

4. bog down, bog, slow, slow down, slow up

usage: cause to slow down or get stuck; "The vote would bog down the house"

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