Antonyms for cloves

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Some of them, as will be observed, have cloves stuck in them.

Add a lemon, cut into slices, twelve cloves, and twelve pepper-corns.

Where and how do we now obtain cinnamon, nutmeg, and cloves?

Pour in the water, and sprinkle over the lemon rind or cloves.

Clear the gravy from the fat, and put into it four ounces of boiled rice, an onion stuck with cloves, and a blade of mace.

Salt it, and let it lie till the salt is melted and drained from it; then season it with pounded mace, cloves, and whole pepper.

Bruise three ounces of cloves, steep them for ten days in a quart of brandy, and strain off the tincture through a flannel sieve.

Then plug it with cotton, on which a drop of oil of cloves has been put if you have it.

Mr. Mix, with the faint aroma of cloves in his nostrils, backed away.

"Gimme a roll of cotton-battin' an' a quart of oil of cloves," says I to the man.