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clutternoun [U]

 us   /ˈklʌt̬·ər/
a condition of disorder, or a lot of objects that are in a state of disorder: The basement work area is filled with creative clutter.
clutter
verb [T]  us   /ˈklʌt̬·ər/
The family room was cluttered with toys.
(Definition of clutter from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)







"clutter" in British English

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clutternoun [U]

uk   /ˈklʌt.ər/  us   /ˈklʌt̬.ɚ/
(a lot of objects in) a state of being untidy: Sorry about the clutter in the kitchen. My desk is covered in/full of clutter.

clutterverb [T]

uk   /ˈklʌt.ər/  us   /ˈklʌt̬.ɚ/
to fill something in an untidy or badly organized way: The kids always clutter the hall (up) with school bags and coats and stuff. Every shelf is cluttered with ornaments.figurative I try not to clutter (up) my mind with useless information.
cluttered
adjective uk   /ˈklʌt.əd/  us   /ˈklʌt̬.ɚd/
a cluttered desk/room
(Definition of clutter from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"clutter" in Business English

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clutternoun [U]

uk   us   /ˈklʌtər/
a large amount of confusing information: We want our message to stand out among the clutter of advertising.
(Definition of clutter from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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