noun[mass noun] Scottish & Northern English
Sticky mud; filth.
More example sentences
- Now where I come from these types would be called ‘happy as a pig in clarts’.
late 17th century (as a verb in the sense 'smear, plaster'): of unknown origin.
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- All this means Glen Affric is an ideal place to give the kids free rein to run about and get clarty.