verb (used with object)
verb (used without object)
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Origin of cloy
OTHER WORDS FROM cloyo·ver·cloy, verb (used with object)un·cloyed, adjective
Words nearby cloy
Example sentences from the Web for cloyed
They still do, after millions of sales in 44 languages—and long after it all cloyed for Jansson.
I can't enjoy it fully, though; every mouthful is cloyed with the recollection that Lilly and her children have none.A Confederate Girl's Diary|Sarah Margan Dawson
There is a nauseousness in a city-feast, when we are to sit four hours after we are cloyed.The Works Of John Dryden, Vol. 7 (of 18)|John Dryden
Mrs. Williams could not endure the smell of fish; they had been cloyed on small game, and were surfeited on venison.Woodcraft and Camping|George Washington Sears (Nessmuk)
This is a great country, but the very air you breathe is cloyed with your national utilitarianism.The Great Prince Shan|E. Phillips Oppenheim
After the material banquet had cloyed the hungry edge of appetite, began the feast of reason and the flow of soul.