Silt, v. i. To flow through crevices; to percolate.
Silt n. Mud or fine earth deposited from running or standing water.
Silt, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Silted; p. pr. & vb. n. Silting.] To choke, fill, or obstruct with silt or mud.
n : mud or clay or small rocks deposited by a river or lake
v : become chocked with silt; "The river silted up" [syn: silt