Meaning of “mud” in the English Dictionary

"mud" in British English

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mudnoun [ U ]

uk /mʌd/ us /mʌd/

B2 earth that has been mixed with water:

The vehicles got bogged down in the heavy mud.
Modern houses have replaced the one-room mud huts with grass roofs that had been home to generations of peasants.
These mud flats (= level ground near the sea) are a site of special scientific interest.

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(Definition of “mud” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"mud" in American English

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mudnoun [ U ]

us /mʌd/

wet, sticky earth:

The car got stuck in the mud.
adjective us /ˈmʌd·i/

a muddy road

(Definition of “mud” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)