Closest vs Cloyest - What's the difference?
As an adjective closest
is ( close
As a verb cloyest is
- The closest affinities of the Jubulaceae are with the Lejeuneaceae. The two families share in common: (a ) elaters usually 1-spiral, trumpet-shaped and fixed to the capsule valves, distally
To fill up or choke up; to stop up.
To clog, to glut, or satisfy, as the appetite; to satiate.
To fill to loathing; to surfeit.
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on him was ludicrous in itself. In fact I thought the whole story fishy, and came very near to saying so.}}
* (fill or choke up) block, block up, choke, fill, fill up, stop up, stuff, stuff up
* (satiate) fill up, glut, gorge, sate, satiate, satisfy, stodge, stuff, stuff up
* (fill to loathing) jade, nauseate, pall, sicken, surfeit