- made of clay or earthenware
- clay or earthenware pots, dishes, etc, collectively
Old English clām mud
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Examples from the Web for cloam
Mrs. Cloam, you've a-been married like my poor self; and you knows what we be, and we knows what you be.
Mrs. Cloam will take care of you, and find all that is needful for a warrior's cleanup.
Let us have dinner, Mrs. Cloam, in twenty minutes, if possible.
There's a proper lot o' cloam in Highfield, and he didn't crave to see it.A Drake by George!
Tramped all day yesterday, and got my cloam tored, and lost my rabbit-skins and duppence.Furze the Cruel