from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A thick, viscous, or coagulated mass or lump, as of blood.
- n. A clump, mass, or lump, as of clay.
- n. A compact group: a clot of automobiles blocking the tunnel's entrance.
- intransitive v. To form into a clot or clots; coagulate.
- transitive v. To cause to form into a clot or clots. See Synonyms at coagulate.
- transitive v. To fill or cover with or as if with clots.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A solidified mass of blood.
- n. A silly person.
- v. To form into a clot or mass
- v. To cause to clot or form into a mass
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A concretion or coagulation; esp. a soft, slimy, coagulated mass, as of blood; a coagulum.
- intransitive v. To concrete, coagulate, or thicken, as soft or fluid matter by evaporation; to become a cot or clod.
- transitive v. To form into a slimy mass.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A clod.
- n. A hill.
- n. A dull, stupid man; a clodpoll.
- n. A concrete or coagulated mass of soft or fluid matter: as, a clot of blood or of cream.
- n. A clump.
- To coagulate, as soft or fluid matter, into a thick inspissated mass; become concrete: as, milk or blood clots.
- To form into clots.
- To cause to coagulate; make or form into clots.
- To cover with clots; mat together by clots, as of blood.
- n. A dialectal variant of clote. Compare clot-bur.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a lump of material formed from the content of a liquid
- v. change from a liquid to a thickened or solid state
- v. cause to change from a liquid to a solid or thickened state
- v. turn into curds
- v. coalesce or unite in a mass
Middle English, from Old English clott, lump.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
See clout. (Wiktionary)