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[ bluhnj ]
/ blʌndʒ /

verb (used with object), blunged, blung·ing.

to mix (clay or the like) with water, so as to form a liquid suspension.

Nearby words

blunder, blunderbuss, blunderful, blunderhead, blundering, blunge, blunger, blunkett, blunt, blunt duct adenosis, blunthead

Origin of blunge

1820–30; blend of blend and plunge Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

British Dictionary definitions for blunge


/ (blʌndʒ) /


(tr) to mix (clay or a similar substance) with water in order to form a suspension for use in ceramics

Word Origin for blunge

C19: probably from blend + plunge
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