- The definition of clutter is a lot of disorganized stuff in one place.
A pile of clothes mixed with toys, photos and books is an example of clutter.
- Clutter is defined as to make things disorganized.
Dumping everything brought home after a trip out in a pile is an example of to clutter.
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- a number of things scattered in disorder; jumble
Origin: var. of clatterDialectal clatter
- the interference on a radarscope caused by hills, buildings, etc.
Origin: variant, variety of clotter ; from clot
- cluttery adjective
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- A confused or disordered state or collection; a jumble: sorted through the clutter in the attic.
- A confused noise; a clatter.
- To fill or spread over in a disorderly manner: Boxes cluttered the garage.
- To make disorderly or hard to use by filling or covering with objects: I cluttered up my desk with old memos.
- To run or move with bustle and confusion.
- To make a clatter.
Origin: Probably from Middle English cloteren, to clot, from clot, lump, from Old English clott.
clutter - Business Definition
- Advertisements, public announcements, and other interruptions to radio and television programming.
- Multiple advertisements clustered together such that a viewer or listener experiences difficulty remembering any particular ad: Advertisers are constantly attempting to break through the clutter.