clog (something) with (something)

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clog (something) with (something)

To obstruct something with something. A noun or pronoun can be used between "clog" and "up." This cold has clogged my nose with so much mucus that I can hardly breathe. One of the kids clogged the pipes with action figures.
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clog something with something

to block or obstruct a channel or conduit with something. The neighbors clogged the creek with their brush and leaves. Please don't clog the drain with garbage.
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References in classic literature ?
It has been said that the whale only breathes through his spout-hole; if it could truthfully be added that his spouts are mixed with water, then I opine we should be furnished with the reason why his sense of smell seems obliterated in him; for the only thing about him that at all answers to his nose is that identical spout-hole; and being so clogged with two elements, it could not be expected to have the power of smelling.
I have known a great deal of the trouble of annuities; for my mother was clogged with the payment of three to old superannuated servants by my father's will, and it is amazing how disagreeable she found it.
When it is open--knob in the pushed-in position--the A/C evaporator coils get clogged with dirt, hindering your A/C's performance.
Visual inspection revealed that the passage running through the brick was clogged with an unknown material.
The county's Department of Public Works said about 20 miles of its waterways - many in the San Fernando Valley - are clogged with vegetation, putting residences at risk of flooding if predicted heavy rains hit.
For years, cardiologists thought of the artery as a rigid tube with cholesterol and other goo piling up inside, much as a bathroom pipe gets clogged with debris.
For tub and shower drains that get clogged with hair, regular use of a chemical drain cleaner like Drano will help prevent buildup.
com was founded in 2004 by independent filmmakers Yuse Turner and Krk Nordenstrom, because they felt typical independent film sites were irritatingly clogged with ads that had to be watched before a viewer could see the films.
If the drain hole gets clogged with gunk and overflows the cup, it can spill over on a hot generator.
Synthetic hemodialysis access grafts, which serve as the entry site for dialysis needles in patients undergoing hemodialysis, regularly become clogged with blood clots.
Imagine his surprise when the autopsy revealed an arterial network clogged with massive fatty deposits.