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Synonyms for cloutklaʊt

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. clout(noun)

    a target used in archery

    pull, slug, clout nail, lick, biff, poke, punch

  2. pull, clout(noun)

    special advantage or influence

    "the chairman's nephew has a lot of pull"

    pull, twist, slug, drag, poke, pulling, biff, lick, clout nail, puff, punch, wrench, clout

  3. clout nail, clout(noun)

    a short nail with a flat head; used to attach sheet metal to wood

    poke, slug, biff, pull, lick, clout nail, punch, clout

  4. punch, clout, poke, lick, biff, slug(verb)

    (boxing) a blow with the fist

    "I gave him a clout on his nose"

    jabbing, punch, type slug, pigeon berry, clout, jab, garget, carrier bag, sack, thrust, bullet, salt lick, slug, dawdler, lick, poke, pull, paper bag, lagger, biff, clout nail, thrusting, sluggard, puncher, drone, trailer, lap, laggard, scoke, poking

  5. clout(verb)

    strike hard, especially with the fist

    "He clouted his attacker"

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

influence, ibid, decision, weight

Translations for clout

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • парцал, парче, парче плат, удрям, плесницаBulgarian
  • uhoditCzech
  • Gewicht, Kopfnuss, EinflussGerman
  • prikka, pilkku, kapalo, tälli, kunnari, lyödä, rätti, hitunen, vaikutusvalta, painoarvo, tilkku, paikka, pilkka, riepuFinnish
  • influenceFrench
  • stuk, doek, rondel, brok, invloed, slag, doelwit, slaan, oorvijgen, luier, lap, fragment, ring, klap, oorvijg, wikkel, vodDutch
  • znaczenie politycznePolish
  • вес, удар, затрещина, влияниеRussian
  • pelenë, arnëAlbanian

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