verb (used with object), clogged, clog·ging.
verb (used without object), clogged, clog·ging.
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Example sentences from the Web for clog
He put its science in simple terms “Imagine you have clogged up plumbing due to debris,” Chatterjee said.Scientists at Johns Hopkins Come Closer to Eliminating Heart Disease|Dale Eisinger|April 25, 2014|DAILY BEAST
In 2011, the wires were clogged with stories of a potential Peace Prize gong for Julian Assange.
Leno asked about his recent cardiovascular surgery in which doctors installed a stent to open up a clogged artery.
The other story that clogged social media Monday also took aim at News Corp. and Rupert Murdoch.Boston Marathon Bombing Media Errors Pile Up, as Does the Outrage|Michael Moynihan|April 18, 2013|DAILY BEAST
His armpits were so clogged with fat that he'd developed chronic dermatosis.
With a kind of clumsy jubilancy he holds us fast in the ways and language of thick and clogged sense.Diderot and the Encyclopdists|John Morley
In fact, when your nose is clogged, you cannot smell at all.The Child's Day|Woods Hutchinson
The screen on the governor valve in the turbine may be clogged.The Traveling Engineers' Association|Anonymous
No encumbrances are so likely to drag their victim away from integrity as those by which rank is clogged with poverty.Memoirs of the Jacobites of 1715 and 1745.|Mrs. Thomson
I got over that difficulty, but it required too much MS to reconcile the thing—so the movement of the story was clogged.The Letters Of Mark Twain, Volume 3, 1876-1885|Mark Twain (Samuel Clemens)
British Dictionary definitions for clog (1 of 2)
verb clogs, clogging or clogged
- any of various wooden or wooden-soled shoes
- (as modifier)clog dance