Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun An obsolete plural of cliff.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun Plural form of cleeve.

Etymologies

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Examples

  • "'Tis the callin 'o' the cleeves," said Uncle Chirgwin.

    Lying Prophets

  • Louder than the wind, louder than the cry of the birds, than the howling of Tregagle, than the calling of the cleeves, spoke something.

    Lying Prophets

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