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Definition 1: creative activity (writing or pictures or films etc.) of no literary or artistic value other than to stimulate sexual desire - [noun denoting act]

Synonyms for smut in the sense of this definition

(smut is a kind of ...) the human act of creating

(... is a kind of smut ) the illegal use of children in pornographic pictures or films

Definition 2: an offensive or indecent word or phrase - [noun denoting communication]

Synonyms for smut in the sense of this definition

(smut is a kind of ...) vulgar or irreverent speech or action

(... is a kind of smut ) a preoccupation with obscenity (especially that dealing with excrement or excretory functions)

(... is a kind of smut ) lewd or obscene talk or writing

"it was smoking-room bawdry" "they published a collection of Elizabethan bawdy"

(smut is the usage domain for ...) little or nothing at all

"I asked for a raise and they gave me bugger-all" "I know sweet Fanny Adams about surgery"

(smut is the usage domain for ...) informal terms for urination

"he took a pee"

(smut is the usage domain for ...) insulting terms of address for people who are stupid or irritating or ridiculous

(smut is the usage domain for ...) slang for sexual intercourse

(smut is the usage domain for ...) a false statement that is considered to indicate timidity or fear

(smut is the usage domain for ...) obscene words for unacceptable behavior

"I put up with a lot of bullshit from that jerk" "what he said was mostly bull"

(smut is the usage domain for ...) obscene terms for penis

(smut is the usage domain for ...) obscene terms for feces

Definition 3: any fungus of the order Ustilaginales - [noun denoting plant]

Synonyms for smut in the sense of this definition

(smut is a kind of ...) an organism of the kingdom Fungi lacking chlorophyll and feeding on organic matter; ranging from unicellular or multicellular organisms to spore-bearing syncytia

(... is a kind of smut ) smut fungus causing blackish blisters on scales and leaves of onions; especially destructive to seedlings

(... is a kind of smut ) similar to Tilletia caries

(... is a kind of smut ) fungus that destroys kernels of wheat by replacing them with greasy masses of smelly spores

(... is a kind of smut ) smut fungus attacking heads of corn or sorghum and causing a covered smut

(... is a kind of smut ) genus of smut fungus

(... is a kind of smut ) a smut fungus attacking Indian corn

(... is a kind of smut ) a smut fungus of the genus Ustilago causing a smut disease of grains in which the entire head is transformed into a dusty mass of spores

(... is a kind of smut ) a smut fungus causing a smut disease of grains in which the spore masses are covered or held together by the grain membranes

(... is a kind of smut ) a smut fungus causing a smut in cereals and other grasses that chiefly affects leaves and stems and is characterized chains of sori within the plant tissue that later rupture releasing black masses of spores

(... is a member of smut) parasitic fungi causing smuts; sometimes placed in class Tiliomycetes

Definition 4: destructive diseases of plants (especially cereal grasses) caused by fungi that produce black powdery masses of spores - [noun denoting state]

(smut is a kind of ...) a disease that affects plants

(... is a kind of smut ) disease of grains; the entire head is a dusty mass of spores

(... is a kind of smut ) disease of wheat characterized by replacement of the grains with greasy masses of smelly smut spores

(... is a kind of smut ) smut affecting leaves and stems of cereals and other grasses

(... is a kind of smut ) disease of rice; grains covered by a green powder consisting of conidia

Definition 5: a black colloidal substance consisting wholly or principally of amorphous carbon and used to make pigments and ink - [noun denoting substance]

Synonyms for smut in the sense of this definition

(smut is a kind of ...) an abundant nonmetallic tetravalent element occurring in three allotropic forms: amorphous carbon and graphite and diamond; occurs in all organic compounds

Definition 6: affect with smut or mildew, as of a crop such as corn - [verb of body]

(smut is a kind of ...) contaminate with a disease or microorganism

(smut belongs to category ...) the practice of cultivating the land or raising stock

Definition 7: stain with a dirty substance, such as soot - [verb of change]

(smut is a kind of ...) produce or leave stains

"Red wine stains the table cloth"

Definition 8: become affected with smut - [verb of change]

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

  • the corn smutted and could not be eaten

(smut is a kind of ...) become moldy; spoil due to humidity

"The furniture molded in the old house"

Definition 9: make obscene - [verb of change]

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

  • This line in the play smuts the entire act

(smut is a kind of ...) cause to change; make different; cause a transformation

"The advent of the automobile may have altered the growth pattern of the city" "The discussion has changed my thinking about the issue"

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