Definition of clogger in English:


Pronunciation /ˈklôɡər/ /ˈklɔɡər/ /ˌkläɡər/ /ˌklɑɡər/


  • 1A person or thing that clogs something.

    • ‘I looked at the menu again and it quite clearly said you could purchase individual portions of bacon, sausage, fried eggs, beans and the usual cholesterol cloggers.’
    • ‘But the donuts themselves are artery cloggers and aesthetically a mess, I think.’
    • ‘Hair is a common bathroom drain clogger.’
    • ‘It is a dietary mantra that has bordered on the fanatic: fat is a killer and a clogger and it furs your arteries.’
  • 2A person who performs a clog dance.

    ‘"Grandad" was Walter Hurst of Hindley, who later had six cloggers and a shoe repairer working for him.’
    • ‘Unlike the clogger, the village craftsman used a great deal of sycamore.’