uncloying

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adjective un·cloy·ing \ˌən-ˈklȯi-iŋ\

Definition of uncloying

  1. :  not excessively sweet or sentimental :  not cloying The weird thing is that the movie almost works—the father-son relationship is remarkably uncloying … — Glenn Kenny

Circa 1744

First Known Use of uncloying

circa 1744


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