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cloyingadjective

uk   /ˈklɔɪ.ɪŋ/  us   /ˈklɔɪ.ɪŋ/
  • cloying adjective (TOO EMOTIONAL)

disapproving too good or kind, or expressing feelings of love in a way that is not sincere: She criticized the cloying sentimentality of the film.
cloyingly
adverb uk   /ˈklɔɪ.ɪŋ.li/  us   /ˈklɔɪ.ɪŋ.li/
cloyingly sweet
(Definition of cloying from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “cloying”
in Chinese (Simplified) 甜得发腻的…
in Chinese (Traditional) 甜得發膩的…
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