Antonyms of verb clog

1 of 6 senses of clog

Sense 1
clog, choke off, clog up, back up, congest, choke, foul -- (become or cause to become obstructed; "The leaves clog our drains in the Fall"; "The water pipe is backed up")
       Antonym of unclog (Sense 1)
      => unclog -- (become or cause to become unobstructed; "The chemical that we poured down the drain unclogged it")

Synonyms/Hypernyms (Ordered by Estimated Frequency) of verb clog

6 senses of clog

Sense 1
clog, choke off, clog up, back up, congest, choke, foul -- (become or cause to become obstructed; "The leaves clog our drains in the Fall"; "The water pipe is backed up")
       => obstruct, obturate, impede, occlude, jam, block, close up -- (block passage through; "obstruct the path")

Sense 2
clog -- (dance a clog dance)
       => dance, trip the light fantastic, trip the light fantastic toe -- (move in a pattern; usually to musical accompaniment; do or perform a dance; "My husband and I like to dance at home to the radio")

Sense 3
clog -- (impede the motion of, as with a chain or a burden; "horses were clogged until they were tamed")
       => restrain, encumber, cumber, constrain -- (hold back)

Sense 4
clog, constipate -- (impede with a clog or as if with a clog; "The market is being clogged by these operations"; "My mind is constipated today")
       => slow, slow down, slow up -- (cause to proceed more slowly; "The illness slowed him down")

Sense 5
clog, clot -- (coalesce or unite in a mass; "Blood clots")
       => coalesce -- (fuse or cause to grow together)

Sense 6
clog, overload -- (fill to excess so that function is impaired; "Fear clogged her mind"; "The story was clogged with too many details")
       => fill, fill up, make full -- (make full, also in a metaphorical sense; "fill a container"; "fill the child with pride")

Antonyms of adj clogged

3 senses of clogged

Sense 1
clogged, clotted -- (thickened or coalesced in soft thick lumps (such as clogs or clots); "clotted blood"; "seeds clogged together")

INDIRECT (VIA thick) -> thin -- (relatively thin in consistency or low in density; not viscous; "air is thin at high altitudes"; "a thin soup"; "skimmed milk is much thinner than whole milk"; "thin oil")

Sense 2
choked, clogged -- (stopped up; clogged up; "clogged pipes"; "clogged up freeways"; "streets choked with traffic")

INDIRECT (VIA obstructed) -> unobstructed -- (free from impediment or obstruction or hindrance; "an unobstructed view")

Sense 3
clogged -- (loaded with something that hinders motion; "The wings of birds were clogged with ice and snow"-Dryden)

INDIRECT (VIA encumbered) -> unencumbered -- (free of encumbrance; "inherited an unencumbered estate")

Similarity of adj clogged

3 senses of clogged

Sense 1
clogged, clotted -- (thickened or coalesced in soft thick lumps (such as clogs or clots); "clotted blood"; "seeds clogged together")
       => thick (vs. thin) -- (relatively dense in consistency; "thick cream"; "thick soup"; "thick smoke"; "thick fog")

Sense 2
choked, clogged -- (stopped up; clogged up; "clogged pipes"; "clogged up freeways"; "streets choked with traffic")
       => obstructed (vs. unobstructed) -- (shut off to passage or view or hindered from action; "a partially obstructed passageway"; "an obstructed view"; "justice obstructed is not justice")

Sense 3
clogged -- (loaded with something that hinders motion; "The wings of birds were clogged with ice and snow"-Dryden)
       => encumbered (vs. unencumbered) -- (loaded to excess or impeded by a heavy load; "a summer resort...encumbered with great clapboard-and-stucco hotels"- A.J.Liebling; "a hiker encumbered with a heavy backpack"; "an encumbered estate")

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