clype

verb (intr)

to tell tales; be an informer

noun

a person who tells tales

Nearby words

  1. clutter,
  2. clwyd,
  3. clyde,
  4. clydebank,
  5. clydesdale,
  6. clypeate,
  7. clypei,
  8. clypeiform,
  9. clypeus,
  10. clysis

Word Origin for clype

C15: from Old English clipian, cleopian; see clepe

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