What does slush mean?

Definitions for slushslʌʃ

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word slush.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. slush(verb)

    partially melted snow

  2. splash, splosh, slosh, slush(verb)

    make a splashing sound

    "water was splashing on the floor"

  3. slosh, slush, slosh around, slush around(verb)

    spill or splash copiously or clumsily

    "slosh paint all over the walls"


  1. slush(Noun)

    Half-melted snow or ice

    As the skiing season drew to an end, there was nothing but slush left on the piste.

  2. slush(Noun)

    Liquid mud or mire

  3. slush(Noun)

    flavored shaved ice served as a drink

  4. slush(Verb)

    To smear with slushy liquid or grease.

  5. slush(Verb)

    To slosh or splash; to move as, or through, a slushy or liquid substance.

  6. slush(Verb)

    To paint with a mixture of white lead and lime.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Slush(noun)

    soft mud

  2. Slush(noun)

    a mixture of snow and water; half-melted snow

  3. Slush(noun)

    a soft mixture of grease and other materials, used for lubrication

  4. Slush(noun)

    the refuse grease and fat collected in cooking, especially on shipboard

  5. Slush(noun)

    a mixture of white lead and lime, with which the bright parts of machines, such as the connecting rods of steamboats, are painted to be preserved from oxidation

  6. Slush(verb)

    to smear with slush or grease; as, to slush a mast

  7. Slush(verb)

    to paint with a mixture of white lead and lime

  8. Origin: [Cf. Sw. slaska to paddle in water, slask wet, filth.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Slush

    slush, n. liquid mud: melting snow: a mixture of grease for lubrication: the refuse of the cook's galley in a ship.—v.t. to apply slush to, to grease: to wash by throwing water upon: to fill spaces in masonry with mortar (with up): to coat with a mixture of white-lead and lime the bright parts of machinery.—adj. Slush′y. [Cf. Slosh.]

Editors Contribution

  1. slush

    A type of drink and product created and produced in various colors, consistency, flavors, syrup and water.

    Slush is a popular summer time drink and is sold in various stalls, shops, stores, markets, cafe's and restaurants during the summer months.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of slush in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of slush in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Tallulah Bankhead:

    I'm as pure as the driven slush.

  2. Tallulah Bankhead:

    My heart is pure as the driven slush.

  3. Carly Fiorina:

    This is about a political slush fund. It is about the character of our nation, and yes, we should stand up and fight on this issue.

  4. Jamie Court:

    It was a laundry machine for dirty energy contributions to the Brown administration, a slush fund of sorts, hiding big oil, utility and other dirty energy dollars in close proximity to officials’ actions.

  5. Wolfgang Niersbach:

    I can rule that out categorically, i can assure that in relation to the bidding and awarding of the 2006 World Cup there were no 'slush funds' at the DFB, the bidding committee or the later organizing committee.

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