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Definitions and Synonyms of silt | Another word for silt | What is silt?

Definition 1: mud or clay or small rocks deposited by a river or lake - [noun denoting substance]

(silt is a kind of ...) the part of the earth's surface consisting of humus and disintegrated rock

Definition 2: become chocked with silt - [verb of contact]

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

  • The river silted up

Synonyms for silt in the sense of this definition

(silt is a kind of ...) become or cause to become obstructed

"The leaves clog our drains in the Fall" "The water pipe is backed up"

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