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clutter


  5  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Clutter  \Clut"ter\,  n.  [Cf.  W.  cludair  heap,  pile,  cludeirio  to 
  heap.] 
  1.  A  confused  collection;  hence  confusion;  disorder;  as  the 
  room  is  in  a  clutter. 
 
  He  saw  what  a  clutter  there  was  with  huge,  overgrown 
  pots,  pans,  and  spits.  --L'Estrange. 
 
  2.  Clatter;  confused  noise.  --Swift. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Clutter  \Clut"ter\,  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Cluttered};  p.  pr  & 
  vb  n.  {Cluttering}.] 
  To  crowd  together  in  disorder;  to  fill  or  cover  with  things 
  in  disorder;  to  throw  into  disorder;  to  disarrange;  as  to 
  clutter  a  room 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Clutter  \Clut"ter\,  v.  i. 
  To  make  a  confused  noise;  to  bustle. 
 
  It  [the  goose]  cluttered  here  it  chuckled  there 
  --Tennyson. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Clutter  \Clut"ter\,  v.  t.  [From  {Clod},  n.] 
  To  clot  or  coagulate,  as  blood.  [Obs.]  --Holland. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  clutter 
  n  1:  a  confused  multitude  of  things  [syn:  {jumble},  {muddle},  {mare's 
  nest},  {welter},  {smother}] 
  2:  many  things  in  a  disorderly  state 
  v  :  fill  a  space  in  a  disorderly  way  [syn:  {clutter  up}]  [ant:  {unclutter}] 




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