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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Water-logged.
 
Rendered immovable by too much water in the hold. When a ship leaks and is water-logged, it will not make any progress, but is like a log on the sea, tossed and stationary.   1
 


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