Cloyment

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Cloyment Satiety.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n cloyment Surfeit; repletion beyond the demands of appetite.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Cloyment (Shak.) satiety, surfeit
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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.