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Definition of the verb clog up
What does clog up mean as a doing phrase?
- become or cause to become obstructed
- lexical domain: Contact - verbs of touching, hitting, tying, digging
- synonyms of clog up: back up / choke / choke off / clog / congest / foul
- more generic terms: block / close up / impede / jam / obstruct / obturate / occlude = block passage through
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Alternative definition of the verb clog up
- [transitive, idiomatic] to completely physically block
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by Stanley Newman, Daniel Stark
butcher, leading, mortise, writer's Block__: 6 Island blockade: 3 bar, dam 4 bolt, clog, cork, lock, plug, seal, shut, snag, stop 5 dam up, latch, siege 6 clog up, hold up, lock up, picket, plug up, seal up, secure, stop up 7 barrier, closure, enclose, ...
Clean up Clear away Clear off Clear up Click through Climb down Clog up Close down Close in Close in on/Close in upon Close off Close on Close out Close up Cloud over Clown about/Clown around Cock up Colour (Color) up Come about ...
clog up, hamper, hinder, impede,scotch, series,square, stimie, stopup, stymie, thwart07barrier, cluster,complex, occlude,section08 blockage,building,drawback, obstacle,obstruct, quantity, stoppage 09 deterrent,frustrate, hindrance,stonewall, ...
In which the Meaning of Every Word is Explained ... by John Walker
state of being cloggy [to clog up ...
Oxford Dictionary of English (2010)
by Angus Stevenson
too much fatty food makes your arteries clog up | (as adj.
Volume 59 - Trays versus Patking in Separator Design by John J. McKetta Jr
Typically the tubes foul up/clog up due to a buildup of process residue, polymers, salts, and scale.
by Oxford University Press
close the hole block, stop up, plug, seal, bung up, clog up, choke, obstruct. 3 end, conclude, finish, terminate, wind up. 4 shut down, close down, cease production, cease trading, be wound up, go out of business; informal fold, go to the wall, ...
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