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clogged (See clog)
ged adj
1 thickened or coalesced in soft thick lumps (such as clogs or clots); "clotted blood"; "seeds clogged together" [syn: clotted]
2 stopped up; clogged up; "clogged pipes"; "clogged up freeways"; "streets choked with traffic" [syn: choked]
3 loaded with something that hinders motion; "The wings of birds were clogged with ice and snow"-Drydenclog


1 footwear usually with wooden soles [syn: geta, patten, sabot]
2 any object that acts as a hindrance or obstruction
3 a dance performed while wearing clogs; has heavy stamping steps [syn: clog dance, clog dancing]


1 become or cause to become obstructed; "The leaves clog our drains in the Fall"; "The water pipe is backed up" [syn: choke off, clog up, back up, congest, choke, foul] [ant: unclog]
2 dance a clog dance
3 impede the motion of, as with a chain or a burden; "horses were clogged until they were tamed"
4 impede with a clog or as if with a clog; "The market is being clogged by these operations"; "My mind is constipated today" [syn: constipate]
5 coalesce or unite in a mass; "Blood clots" [syn: clot]
6 fill to excess so that function is impaired; "Fear clogged her mind"; "The story was clogged with too many details" [syn: overload] [also: clogging, clogged]

User Contributed Dictionary



  1. past of clog


  1. Having an obstructed flow; blocked.


having an obstructed flow
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