Definition of Cloyless

1. a. That does not cloy.



Definition of Cloyless

1. Adjective. being something that does not cloy ¹

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Definition of Cloyless

1. that cannot cloy [adj]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Cloyless

clownlike
clownology
clowns
clows
cloxacillin
cloxacillin sodium
cloxacillins
cloxazolam
cloy
cloye
cloyed
cloyes
cloying
cloyingly
cloyingness
cloyless (current term)
cloyment
cloyments
cloys
cloysome
cloyster
cloysters
clozapine
clozapines
cloze
cloze procedure
cloze test
clozes
club
club-foot

Literary usage of Cloyless

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1. My Angling Friends: Being a Second Series of Sketches of Men I Have Fished with by Fred Mather (1901)
"Pompey says of Marc Antony, "Epicurean cooks sharpen with cloyless sauce his appetite," but there's something in the woods that renders epicurean cooks and ..."

2. A General Pronouncing and Explanatory Dictionary of the English Language: To by George Fulton, G. Knight (1826)
"Clown, clown, n. a coarse ill-bred тал Clownish, clown'ish, a. ill-bred ; clumsy Cloy, cloy, v. to surfeit ; to spike gum cloyless, ..."

3. Familiar Quotations: A Collection of Passages, Phrases, and Proverbs Traced by John Bartlett (1906)
"Epicurean cooks Sharpen with cloyless sauce his appetite. Small to greater matters must give way. Sc. s. ¬°bid. ibid. The barge she sat in, like a burnish'd ..."

4. The Works of William Shakespeare by William Shakespeare (1901)
"Tie up the libertine in a field of feasts, Keep his brain fuming; Epicurean cooks Sharpen with cloyless sauce his appetite; That sleep and feeding may ..."

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