[ klohm ]

verbChiefly Eastern Virginia.
  1. simple past tense and past participle of climb.

Words Nearby clomb Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2024

How to use clomb in a sentence

  • I clomb up, fixed the ladder, and called down to the prior to bring my arms with him.

    Wulfric the Weapon Thane | Charles W. Whistler
  • If Id been in that front hall Ill guarantee she would never have clomb those stairs.

    Three Little Women | Gabrielle E. Jackson
  • At seven years' end she got her iron shoon, clomb the glassy hill, and chanced to come to the old washerwife's habitation.

  • All day long we slowly clomb the lofty heights which at evening were robed in azure, rose, and violet.

    The Revolt of the Angels | Anatole France
  • Before me was a steep rock; I clomb up, in the hope of discovering some outlet from the waste, perhaps of seeing houses or men.

British Dictionary definitions for clomb


/ (kləʊm) /

  1. archaic a past tense and past participle of climb

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