1. a very fine-grained soil that is plastic when moist but hard when fired
2. water soaked soil; soft wet earth
Similar word(s): mud
3. the dead body of a human being
- honor comes to bless the turf that wraps their clay
Definition categories: body
Sentences with clay as a noun:
- The French Open is played on clay.
1. (transitive) To add clay to, to spread clay onto.
2. (transitive, of sugar) To purify using clay.