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English definition of “mud”

mud

noun [U]     /mʌd/
B2 earth that has become wet and sticky : 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 .Soil
(Definition of mud noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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