Adjective "Clay" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Clay


    Definition:

    1. a natural earthy material that is plastic when wet, consisting essentially of hydrated silicates of aluminum: used for making bricks, pottery, etc.

    2. earth; mud.

    3. earth, especially regarded as the material from which the human body was formed.

    4. the human body, especially as distinguished from the spirit or soul; the flesh.

    5. human character as estimated according to fineness of constitution, endowments, etc.: The saints and heroes seem of a different clay from most of us. ve

    Origin:
    clay

    Examples:

    "tiles can be clay."

    "walls can be clay."

    "utensils can be clay."

    "fittings can be clay."

    "dikes can be clay."

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