What does slush mean?

Definitions for slush
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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"

Wiktionary

  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

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

  2. Slush(noun)

    a mixture of snow and water; half-melted snow

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

  3. Slush(noun)

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

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

  4. Slush(noun)

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

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

  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

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

  6. Slush(verb)

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

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

  7. Slush(verb)

    to paint with a mixture of white lead and lime

    Etymology: [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.]

Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. slush

    The fat of the boiled meat in the coppers, formerly the perquisite of the ship's cook. Also applied to anything like plashy ground, but most commonly to snow in a thaw. Any wet dirt.

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Numerology

  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

Examples of slush in a Sentence

  1. 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.

  2. Betty McCollum:

    These fees are not a slush fund for this administration to use at will.

  3. Marjorie Dannenfelser:

    The Protect Life Rule does not cut family planning funding by a single dime, and instead directs tax dollars to entities that provide healthcare to women but do not perform abortions, the Title X program was not intended to be a slush fund for abortion businesses.

  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. 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.

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