Dictionary definitions and meanings of the word clay
This post talks about the dictionary definition and meanings of the English word clay. phonetic, phonetics, origin, meanings
Text pronounciation: undefined
Origin of the word
Old English clǣg, of West Germanic origin; related to Dutch klei, also to cleave2 and climb.
Part Of speech
a stiff, sticky fine-grained earth that can be moulded when wet, and is dried and baked to make bricks, pottery, and ceramics.
the soil is mainly clay
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a European moth with yellowish-brown wings.