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Verb
Past tense for to split or sever something with, or as if with, a sharp instrument
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“The first task of the cooper then is to use his sharpened froe to cleave the trunk radially into staves.”
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Past tense for to force one's way through
“White used his bulk to cleave through the crowd, holding his gold shield before him like the bowsprit of a clipper.”
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Past tense for to stick together (literally or figuratively)
“Whatever new ties might gather round each, our two hearts would cleave together until death.”
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Past tense for to break or destroy the structure of
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Past tense for to cut or divide into two parts
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Past tense for to join or connect securely together
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Past tense for to chop off, especially with an ax
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Past tense for to come together to form one mass or whole
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Past tense for cut carefully with sharp instrument
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(of a tool, tyre, boot, etc.) Past tense for to grip or take hold on a surface
Adjective
Cut open
“I concluded that I rather regret not having completely cleaved to the letter of the law.”
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