cly

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Probably related to claw; referred by some to Dutch kleed (a garment); "to fake a cly" was to take a garment.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

cly (third-person singular simple present clies, present participle clying, simple past and past participle clied)

  1. (slang, obsolete, transitive) To seize; to steal.

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Chinook Jargon[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from English cry.

Verb[edit]

cly

  1. to cry, be sad

Welsh[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

cly

  1. Obsolete form of clo ((s/he) locks, closes).

Mutation[edit]

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
cly gly nghly chly
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.