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verb clog pronunciation in British English /klɒɡ/
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present tense
I/you/we/theyclog
he/she/itclogs
present participleclogging
past tenseclogged
past participleclogged

Related meanings

  1. 1
    [intransitive/transitive] to block something such as a pipe, tube, or passage, or to become blocked, so that nothing can get through

    The drain’s clogged again.

    be clogged with something:

    The waterways are clogged with ice in winter.

  2. 2
    [transitive] to slow down progress or an activity

    Unfounded lawsuits are clogging the court system.

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