HyperDic: clog

English > 9 senses of the word clog:
VERBcontactclog, choke off, clog up, back up, congest, choke, foulbecome or cause to become obstructed
creationclogdance a clog dance
contactclogimpede the motion of, as with a chain or a burden
changeclog, constipateimpede with a clog or as if with a clog
changeclog, clotcoalesce or unite in a mass
changeclog, overloadfill to excess so that function is impaired
NOUNartifactclog, geta, patten, sabotfootwear usually with wooden soles
artifactclogany object that acts as a hindrance or obstruction
actclog, clog dance, clog dancinga dance performed while wearing shoes with wooden soles
clog > pronunciation
Soundsklaa'g
Rhymesagog ... Tagalog: 21 rhymes with aag...
English > clog: 9 senses > noun 1, artifact
Meaningfootwear usually with wooden soles.
Synonymsgeta, patten, sabot
Broaderfootwear, footgearcovering for a person's feet
Spanishalmadreña, chanclo, galocha, geta, sabot, zueco
Catalanesclop, geta
English > clog: 9 senses > noun 2, artifact
MeaningAny object that acts as a hindrance or obstruction.
Broaderhindrance, hinderance, hitch, preventive, preventative, encumbrance, incumbrance, interferenceAny obstruction that impedes or is burdensome
Verbsclogfill to excess so that function is impaired
clogbecome or cause to become obstructed
English > clog: 9 senses > noun 3, act
MeaningA dance performed while wearing shoes with wooden soles; has heavy stamping steps.
Synonymsclog dance, clog dancing
Broadertap dancing, tap danceA dance step tapped out audibly with the feet
Spanishobstrucción
Verbsclogdance a clog dance
English > clog: 9 senses > verb 1, contact
MeaningBecome or cause to become obstructed.
PatternSomething ----s; Somebody ----s something; Something ----s something
Example"The leaves clog our drains in the Fall"
Synonymschoke off, clog up, back up, congest, choke, foul
Narrowercrap upBecome obstructed or chocked up
gum upstick together as if with gum
silt up, siltBecome chocked with silt
stuff, lug, choke up, blockobstruct
Broaderobstruct, obturate, impede, occlude, jam, block, close upBlock passage through
OppositeunclogBecome or cause to become unobstructed
Spanishasfixiar, atascar, atorar, atrancar, congestionar, empantanar, obstruir
Catalanasfixiar, embussar-se, embussar, empantanar, empantanegar-se, encallar-se, encallar, enfangar, obstruir, tapar-se
Nounsclogany object that acts as a hindrance or obstruction
English > clog: 9 senses > verb 2, creation
Meaningdance a clog dance.
PatternSomebody ----s
ModelSam and Sue clog
Categorydancing, dance, terpsichore, saltationTaking a series of rhythmical steps (and movements) in time to music
Broaderdance, trip the light fantastic, trip the light fantastic toeMove in a pattern
Spanishbailar con zuecos
Nounscloga dance performed while wearing shoes with wooden soles
English > clog: 9 senses > verb 3, contact
Meaningimpede the motion of, as with a chain or a burden.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Somebody ----s somebody; Something ----s somebody; Something ----s something
Example"horses were clogged until they were tamed"
Broaderrestrain, encumber, cumberhold back
Spanishatascar, obstruir
English > clog: 9 senses > verb 4, change
Meaningimpede with a clog or as if with a clog.
PatternSomething ----s somebody; Something ----s something
Example"The market is being clogged by these operations"
Synonymconstipate
Broaderslow, slow down, slow upCause to proceed more slowly
Spanishatascarse, atascar, embotar, obstruir
Catalanobstruir
English > clog: 9 senses > verb 5, change
Meaningcoalesce or unite in a mass.
PatternSomething ----s; Somebody ----s
Synonymclot
Broadercoalescefuse or cause to grow together
Spanishcoagular, cuajar
Catalancoagular, quallar
English > clog: 9 senses > verb 6, change
MeaningFill to excess so that function is impaired.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Something ----s something
Examples
  • "Fear clogged her mind"
  • "The story was clogged with too many details"
Synonymoverload
Broaderfill, fill up, make fullmake full, also in a metaphorical sense
Catalansobrecarregar
Nounsclogany object that acts as a hindrance or obstruction

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