Main definitions of slutch in English

: slutch1slutch2

slutch1

Pronunciation /slʌtʃ/

noun

  • Mud, mire, slush. Now chiefly English regional (chiefly north-western and north-west midlands).

    sea-slutch, star-slutch: see the first element.

Origin

Late Middle English; earliest use found in Patience. Origin uncertain: perhaps ultimately an imitative or expressive formation.

Main definitions of slutch in English

: slutch1slutch2

slutch2

Pronunciation /slʌtʃ/

verb

dialect British, Midlands English
  • 1To cover or splash (a person or thing) with mud; to dirty, soil.

  • 2To wade about in mud, water, etc.; to move laboriously or trudge through mud, etc.

Origin

Late 17th century (in an earlier sense). From slutch.