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Definition 1: material used to provide a bed for animals - [noun denoting artifact]

Synonyms for litter in the sense of this definition

(litter is a kind of ...) the tangible substance that goes into the makeup of a physical object

"coal is a hard black material" "wheat is the stuff they use to make bread"

Definition 2: conveyance consisting of a chair or bed carried on two poles by bearers - [noun denoting artifact]

(litter is a kind of ...) something that serves as a means of transportation

(... is a kind of litter ) a litter with a cover for privacy

(... is a kind of litter ) a closed litter carried on the shoulders of four bearers

(... is a kind of litter ) a closed litter for one passenger

(... is a kind of litter ) a litter for transporting people who are ill or wounded or dead; usually consists of a sheet of canvas stretched between two poles

Definition 3: the offspring at one birth of a multiparous mammal - [noun denoting group]

(litter is a kind of ...) a group of animals

Definition 4: rubbish carelessly dropped or left about (especially in public places) - [noun denoting substance]

(litter is a kind of ...) worthless material that is to be disposed of

Definition 5: give birth to a litter of animals - [verb of body]

(litter is a kind of ...) cause to be born

"My wife had twins yesterday!"

Definition 6: make a place messy by strewing garbage around - [verb of contact]

(litter is a kind of ...) spread by scattering (

"straw" "strew toys all over the carpet"

Definition 7: strew - [verb of stative]

Samples where litter or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • Cigar butts littered the ground

(litter is a kind of ...) have the quality of being; (copula, used with an adjective or a predicate noun)

"John is rich" "This is not a good answer"

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