Accloy

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • v. t Accloy ăk*kloi" To fill to satiety; to stuff full; to clog; to overload; to burden. See Cloy.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • accloy To prick with a nail in shoeing: used by farriers. Skeat.
    • accloy To injure; harm; impair.
    • accloy To cloy; encumber; embarrass with superfluity; obstruct.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • v.t Accloy ak-kloi′ (obs.) to cloy or choke: to fill to satiety: to encumber.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
OF. encloyer, encloer, F. enclouer, to drive in a nail, fr. L. in, + clavus, nail
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
See Cloy.