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smutnoun

uk   /smʌt/ us   /smʌt/
  • smut noun (SEXUAL MATERIAL)

[U] disapproving magazines, books, pictures, filmsor jokes that offend some people because they relate to sex: There's an awful lot of smut on television these days.
  • smut noun (DIRT)

[C or U] dirt or ash (= powder left when something has burned) that makes a mark on something
(Definition of smut from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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smutnoun [U]

us   /smʌt/
pictures, writing, language, or performances that deal with sex and are offensive
smutty
adjective us   /ˈsmʌt̬·i/
(Definition of smut from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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