Other definitions for Clem (2 of 2)
a male given name, form of Clement.
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How to use clem in a sentence
While his adoptive father, clem, taught him the core of his evasion tactics, Cassian’s adoptive mother Maarva always had a rebel’s heart.‘Andor’ Season One Was Star Wars at Its Most Beautifully Human | Alani Vargas | November 23, 2022 | The Daily Beast
A person exceedingly hungry says, "I'm welly clem'd; I'm almost or well-nigh starved."
He turned suddenly to clem Rawlins, and his voice rang out in sharp and peremptory outburst.
"clem's gal" was longing for that different and more wholesome life over there at the college.
He vouchsafed no explanation, and clem, though heavy-hearted with anxiety, asked no questions and attempted no dissuasion.
Under his coat was strapped clem's revolver, and again his pockets were "strutty with ca'tridges."
British Dictionary definitions for clem
(when tr, usually passive) English dialect to be hungry or cause to be hungry
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