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Spell Check of clout

Correct spelling: clout

Definition of clout:

  1. A piece of cloth or leather, & c., used to mend or patch something; a patch; a rag; a mark, originally, as some think, of white cloth, for archers to shoot at; an iron plate on an axletree, to keep it from wearing; a rude blow with the hand.
  2. To mend by sewing on a clout; to patch; to cover with a piece of cloth; to join clumsily; to strike rudely with the hand.
  3. To make fast with nails.

Common misspellings for clout:

cout, cloat, caiculate, cciculate.

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This graph shows how "clout" have occurred between 1800 and 2008 in a corpus of English books.

Examples of usage for clout:

  1. It's a mercy to me she didn't clout him." – Capt'n Davy's Honeymoon 1893 by Hall Caine
  2. Somebody must a given him an awful clout with a club. – The-Circus-Boys-Across-the-Continent-or-Winning-New-Laurels-on-the-Tanbark by Darlington, Edgar B. P.
  3. " Maybe he will clout me again," said Peter. – In the Days of Drake by J. S. Fletcher

Rhymes for clout:

  1. bout, doubt, drought, flout, gout, grout, kraut, lout, out, pout, rout, route, scout, shout, snout, spout, sprout, stout, tout, trout, crout, strout, fout;
  2. about, all-out, devout, redoubt, throughout, without, reroute;
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