Meaning of “smut” in the English Dictionary

"smut" in British English

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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)

"smut" in American English

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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)