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English noun: mud

1. mud (substance) water soaked soil; soft wet earth


Broader (hypernym)dirt, soil

Narrower (hyponym)bleaching clay, bleaching earth, mire, mud pie, slop

2. mud (communication) slanderous remarks or charges

Broader (hypernym)slander

English verb: mud

1. mud (contact) soil with mud, muck, or mire

SamplesThe child mucked up his shirt while playing ball in the garden.

Synonymsmire, muck, muck up

Pattern of useSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s somebody.
Something ----s somebody.
Something ----s something

Broader (hypernym)begrime, bemire, colly, dirty, grime, soil

2. mud (contact) plaster with mud

Pattern of useSomebody ----s something

Broader (hypernym)daub, plaster

Domain categorymasonry

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