Cloyless

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • a Cloyless That does not cloy.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • cloyless Not causing satiety.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • Cloyless (Shak.) that cannot cloy
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Etymology

Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
Fr. clouer, to drive a nail into, to spike or stop, as a gun, from L. clavus, a nail.

Usage

In literature:

To woman love is a cloyless thing.
"Woman" by William J. Robinson
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