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Princeton's WordNet

  1. clogged, clotted(adj)

    thickened or coalesced in soft thick lumps (such as clogs or clots)

    "clotted blood"; "seeds clogged together"

  2. choked, clogged(adj)

    stopped up; clogged up

    "clogged pipes"; "clogged up freeways"; "streets choked with traffic"

  3. clogged(adj)

    loaded with something that hinders motion

    "The wings of birds were clogged with ice and snow"-Dryden


  1. clogged(adj.)

    filled beyond capacity (with people or vehicles), so as to retard movement; as, The store aisles were clogged with shoppers on the day before Christmas.; The clogged highways made me miss my appointment..


  1. clogged(Adjective)

    Having an obstructed flow; blocked.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Clogged

    of Clog

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of clogged in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of clogged in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of clogged in a Sentence

  1. James Joseph Sylvester:

    The mathematician lives long and lives young; the wings of his soul do not early drop off, nor do its pores become clogged with the earthy particles blown from the dusty highways of vulgar life.

  2. Chairani Rachmatullah:

    It's risky if we use B30 (because) machinery can shut down, eventually the machinery gets clogged with residue like slagging causing blockages, and then it breaks down.

  3. Sicily Kariuki:

    The infrastructure to deliver water has been washed away ... pipelines have been clogged.

  4. Brad Smith:

    Unused drains create a slimy film that creates an ideal breeding spot for drain flies, if these flies are present in the house there is almost certainly a slow or clogged drain.

  5. Adrienne Rich:

    There is the falsely mystical view of art that assumes a kind of supernatural inspiration, a possession by universal forces unrelated to questions of power and privilege or the artist's relation to bread and blood. In this view, the channel of art can only become clogged and misdirected by the artist's concern with merely temporary and local disturbances. The song is higher than the struggle.

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