Definitions for clout

Definitions for (noun) clout

Main entry: lick, clout, slug, biff, poke, punch

Definition: (boxing) a blow with the fist

Usage: I gave him a clout on his nose

Main entry: clout, clout nail

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

Main entry: clout, pull

Definition: special advantage or influence

Usage: the chairman's nephew has a lot of pull

Main entry: clout

Definition: a target used in archery

Definitions for (verb) clout

Main entry: clout

Definition: strike hard, especially with the fist

Usage: He clouted his attacker

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