Quora – Where does the word ‘soggy’ come from?

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Soggy was first recorded in 1722 and may have come from either the noun sog, meaning “swamp, bog”, or from the verb sog, meaning “to become soaked”. However etymologists have been unable to figure out where those words originate.

[1] Origin and meaning of soggy by Online Etymology Dictionary

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