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cloying
used in
Henry IV, Part 2
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cloying
Used in
Henry IV, Part 2
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  • If you be not too much cloy'd with fat meat, our humble author will continue the story, with Sir John in it, and make you merry with fair Katharine of France: where, for any thing I know, Falstaff shall die of a sweat, unless already a' be killed with your hard opinions; for Oldcastle died a martyr, and this is not the man.  (not reviewed by editor)

Samples from Other Sources
  • leaves a cloying aftertaste

  • annoyed by his cloying deference

  • Her comments were beginning to have a cloying effect.

  • And the rest of her senior year will probably suck, what with her getting all that cloying your-best-friend`s-dead sympathy that will drive her so crazy,
    Gayle Forman  --  If I Stay

  • And she had discovered, with the very first toast, that she liked the sweet, cloying taste of the wine, even though it made her head buzz.
    Jane Yolen  --  The Devils Arithmetic

  • Vases of blossoms give off a cloying scent that makes my eyes itch.
    Suzanne Collins  --  Hunger Games Book #2 (Catching Fire)
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