Definition of claylike in English:


Pronunciation /-ˌlīk/


See clay

‘Yesterday's event was deemed too risky and dangerous as rain made the soil turn clay-like.’
  • ‘The entire backyard and paved courtyard was white with a couple of kilos of these clay-like pellets.’
  • ‘Underneath the muskeg is a layer of sand, rock and overburden, a clay-like material.’
  • ‘The powder is then mixed with water and naturally occurring organic binders to form a clay-like substance.’
  • ‘Heavy soil is clay-like and sticky, especially when wet.’