What does the word slush mean?

    Part of speech: adjective

  • Slushy.

  • Part of speech: noun

  • Soft, sloppy material, as melting snow; grease for lubrication, etc.

Usage examples for slush

  1. To find oneself at last utterly stopped, after proceeding with great strain to one's horse for half a mile through an artificial quagmire of slush up to the wheelbox, is harassing to the customary traveller; and men at that crisis did not bethink themselves quite so frequently as they should have done, that a people perishing from famine is more harassing. – Castle Richmond by Anthony Trollope
  2. Outside, the streets lay buried in fog and slush that brought no relief to the feelings. – Children of the Tenements by Jacob A. Riis