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    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • UK Pronunciation
    • UK IPA
    • [kluhf]
    • /klʌf/
    • /ˈklaʊ/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [kluhf]
    • /klʌf/

Definitions of clough word

  • noun clough a gorge or narrow ravine 3
  • noun clough Arthur Hugh. 1819–61, British poet, author of Amours de Voyage (1858) and Dipsychus (1865) 3
  • noun clough Brian. 1935–2004, English footballer and manager 3
  • noun clough a narrow gorge 3
  • noun clough Arthur Hugh, 1819–61, English poet. 1
  • noun clough (Northern England, US) A ravine. 1

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Parts of speech for Clough


clough popularity

A common word. It’s meaning is known to most children of preschool age. About 81% of English native speakers know the meaning and use the word.
This word is included in each student's vocabulary. Most likely there is at least one movie with this word in the title.

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Synonyms for clough

noun clough

  • rift — an opening made by splitting, cleaving, etc.; fissure; cleft; chink.
  • crevasse — A crevasse is a large, deep crack in thick ice or rock.
  • fissure — a narrow opening produced by cleavage or separation of parts.
  • void — Law. having no legal force or effect; not legally binding or enforceable.
  • schism — division or disunion, especially into mutually opposed parties.

Antonyms for clough

noun clough

  • closing — The closing part of an activity or period of time is the final part of it.
  • junction — an act of joining; combining.
  • juncture — a point of time, especially one made critical or important by a concurrence of circumstances: At this juncture, we must decide whether to stay or to walk out.
  • remembrance — a retained mental impression; memory.
  • solid — having three dimensions (length, breadth, and thickness), as a geometrical body or figure.

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