from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. Present participle of clout.
  • n. A light plain cloth used for covering butter and farmer's baskets, and for dish and pudding cloths. The same term is often given to light cloths of the nursery diaper pattern.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The act of striking.
  • n. See extract.


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