sloke

noun
variants: or sloak \ ˈs(h)lōk \
plural -s

Definition of sloke

1 : any of various edible marine algae (such as sea lettuce, red laver, and Irish moss)
2 : slime or scum in water

Love words?

You must — there are over 200,000 words in our free online dictionary, but you are looking for one that’s only in the Merriam-Webster Unabridged Dictionary.

Start your free trial today and get unlimited access to America's largest dictionary, with:

  • More than 250,000 words that aren't in our free dictionary
  • Expanded definitions, etymologies, and usage notes
  • Advanced search features
  • Ad free!

History and Etymology for sloke

Irish sleabhac

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about sloke

Dictionary Entries near sloke

slogwood

slojd

sloka

sloke

sloken

slommack

slommacky

Statistics for sloke

Look-up Popularity

Comments on sloke

What made you want to look up sloke? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

excited commotion or publicity

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

What did you just call me?! A Quiz

  • rows-of-various-emoji
  • If a member of the audience describes your speech as bombastic, does that person mean it is:
Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
SCRABBLE® Sprint

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!