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verb     clam pronunciation in British English
Word Forms
present tense
present participleclamming
past tenseclammed
past participleclammed

phrasal verb

clam up

Word Forms
present tense
I/you/we/theyclam up
he/she/itclams up
present participleclamming up
past tenseclammed up
past participleclammed up
to suddenly stop talking or explaining something, because you are embarrassed, unhappy, or want to keep a secret

He clammed up when I asked him who else was involved.



a rainbow produced when water droplets in the air reflect light from the moon rather than the sun

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platform capitalism

a way of doing business that involves recruiting large numbers of people who work for themselves using the company's platform, as used by companies such as Uber, Deliveroo and the like

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