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cloy

klaw i

  • v  supply or feed to surfeit
  • v  cause surfeit through excess though initially pleasing
    Too much spicy food cloyed his appetite

  • Let Chevalier's vaunted French "charm" cloy, let Jeanette MacDonald's double chins quiver.
  • But that requires a lot of sugar, and I was determined to find a formula that had the crumb without the cloy.
  • It is obviously not shared by the Colombian novelist Gabriel Garca Mrquez, who has created in "One Hundred Years of Solitude" an enchanted place that does everything but cloy.
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  • Tommy Bowden in Clemson Tigers Insider
    The fact that Mason Cloy and David Smith, two freshmen played a good bit [is good],Bowden said. "Landon Walker and Antoine McClain also got some good work. But we still aren't where we need to be. We aren't where we need to be to play in...

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