transitive verb

Definition of accloy



  1. :  cloy

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Origin and Etymology of accloy

Middle English acloien, from Middle French encloer to drive in a nail, from Medieval Latin inclavare, from Latin in + clavare to nail, from clavus nail — more at clavus

First Known Use: 14th century

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a rounded knoll or a ridge of ice

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