Synonyms of silt
PHRASAL VERB:▷ silt something up
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• A powdery deposit had settled at the bottom of the glass.
• He thrust his hand into the ooze and brought out a large toad.
sedimentSediment is solid material that settles at the bottom of a liquid, especially earth and pieces of rock that have been carried along and then left somewhere by water, ice, or wind.
• ocean sediments
Thesaurus for silt from the Collins English Thesaurus
a fine deposit of mud, clay, etc, esp one in a river or lake
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