clart

noun
\ ˈklärt, -ȧt \
plural -s

Definition of clart

 (Entry 1 of 2)

1 dialectal, British : a clot or daub of mud or other sticky substance
2 dialectal, British : mud, mire often used in plural
3 dialectal, British : sloven
\ " \
-ed/-ing/-s

Definition of clart (Entry 2 of 2)

dialectal, British
: to daub or smear especially with mud or dirt

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History and Etymology for clart

Noun

akin to Middle English biclarten to soil

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“Clart.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/clart. Accessed 13 Aug. 2020.

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