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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

To gratify to excess so as to cause loathing; to surfeit.

Usage examples (36)
  • Verb (used without object) : A diet of cake and candy soon cloys
  • But there's no kind of sport the young heart can cloy
  • If they are good they cloy, and if bad they irritate.
  • Which filled the imperial isles so full it seemed to cloy. for more
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