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English noun: silt

1. silt (substance) mud or clay or small rocks deposited by a river or lake


Broader (hypernym)dirt, soil


English verb: silt

1. silt (contact) become chocked with silt


SamplesThe river silted up.


Synonymssilt up


Pattern of useSomething ----s


Broader (hypernym)back up, choke, choke off, clog, clog up, congest, foul









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