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See definition of cloves on Dictionary.com
  • as inravine
  • as inchasm
  • as ininterspace
  • as incleft
  • as ingap
  • as ingorge

synonyms for cloves

  • abyss
  • canyon
  • chasm
  • crevasse
  • crevice
  • ditch
  • gorge
  • gully
  • valley
  • arroyo
  • break
  • clove
  • cut
  • defile
  • fissure
  • flume
  • gulch
  • gulf
  • notch
  • pass
  • wash
  • coulee

antonyms for cloves

MOST RELEVANT
  • plain
  • closing
  • closure
  • remembrance
  • solid
  • junction
  • juncture
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      How to use cloves in a sentence

      I frequently used to visit the plantations of nutmegs and cloves, and refresh myself with their balsamic fragrance.
      A WOMAN'S JOURNEY ROUND THE WORLDIDA PFEIFFER
      A deeper red color with oil of cloves and hydrochloric acid, becoming purple on standing.
      SOME CONSTITUENTS OF THE POISON IVY PLANT: (RHUS TOXICODENDRON)WILLIAM ANDERSON SYME
      Fillet a brace of woodcock, soak them in salad oil seasoned with black pepper, some cloves, and a pounded head of garlic.
      DRESSED GAME AND POULTRY LA MODEHARRIET A. DE SALIS
      I have cloves in my purse: I never go without one in my mouth.
      IN THE YULE-LOG GLOW, VOL. IV (OF IV)HARRISON S. MORRIS
      If there is a cavity, a small piece of cotton moistened with oil of cloves and packed well into it may give much relief.
      THE MOTHER AND HER CHILDWILLIAM S. SADLER
      Add one chive, one cardamon, two cloves, half a nutmeg and salt to taste.
      PUNCH, OR THE LONDON CHARIVARI, VOL. 156, APRIL 9, 1919VARIOUS
      I dropped a bag of whole cloves and cinnamon in while it cooked, and gave a distinctly new flavor to it.
      LIVING ON A LITTLECAROLINE FRENCH BENTON
      On top or by the side of the meat put an onion of medium size, peeled and stuck with about a dozen cloves.
      A COURSE OF LECTURES ON THE PRINCIPLES OF DOMESTIC ECONOMY AND COOKERYJULIET CORSON
      Take two large cloves of garlic and pound them to a paste in a mortar, adding, by degrees, a piece of butter the size of an egg.
      DOMESTIC FRENCH COOKERY, 4TH ED.SULPICE BARU
      Boil twenty or thirty onions a quarter of an hour with a bunch of sweet herbs, some salt, a few cloves, and a laurel leaf.
      DOMESTIC FRENCH COOKERY, 4TH ED.SULPICE BARU
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