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smut

smut

 
pronunciation:
smuht
parts of speech:
noun, transitive verb, intransitive verb
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Word Combinations (noun)
part of speech: noun
definition 1: a small piece of dirt or soot, or the smudge or mark made by it.
definition 2: indecent or obscene pictures or language.
similar words:
bawdy, dirt, filth, obscenity, ribaldry
definition 3: any of various fungal plant diseases that result in the growth of dark, powdery masses of spores.
definition 4: a fungus that causes such a disease.
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part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: smuts, smutted, smutting
definition: to soil or dirty; smudge.
 
part of speech: intransitive verb
definition: of plants, to become diseased with smut.