mudslide

noun mud·slide \ ˈməd-ˌslīd \
|Updated on: 15 Aug 2018

Definition of mudslide

1 : mudflow
2 : a cocktail made with coffee liqueur, vodka, and cream

Examples of mudslide in a Sentence

  1. The heavy rain triggered a mudslide.

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First Known Use of mudslide

1874

in the meaning defined at sense 1

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MUDSLIDE Defined for English Language Learners

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Definition of mudslide for English Language Learners

  • : a large mass of wet earth that suddenly and quickly moves down the side of a mountain or hill


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