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Cloete

[kloo-tee]
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noun
  1. Stuart,1897–1976, South African novelist, born in France.
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  • I doctored it—for the owners—tempted by a low rascal called Cloete.

    Within the Tides

    Joseph Conrad

  • Cloete would come in to have his chop and make the girl laugh.

    Within the Tides

    Joseph Conrad

  • Cloete is dragged into the life-boat and the coxswain tumbles in.

    Within the Tides

    Joseph Conrad

  • Cloete sticks his chin in his hand and bites all his fingers at once.

    Within the Tides

    Joseph Conrad

  • We were standing together just before you went over, Mr. Cloete?

    Within the Tides

    Joseph Conrad