clotPronunciation: (klot), [key]
—n., v., clot•ted, clot•ting.
a mass or lump.
a semisolid mass, as of coagulated blood.
a small compact group of individuals: a clot of sightseers massed at the entrance.
4. Brit. Informal.
blockhead, dolt, clod.
to form into clots; coagulate.
to cause to clot.
to cover with clots: Carefully aimed snowballs clotted the house.
to cause to become blocked or obscured: to clot the book's narrative with too many characters.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.