- An evergreen tree (Syzygium aromaticum) native to the Moluccas and widely cultivated in warm regions for its aromatic dried flower buds.
- A flower bud of this plant, used whole or ground as a spice. Often used in the plural.
- One of the small sections of a separable bulb, as that of garlic.
- A past tense of cleave1.
- Archaic A past participle of cleave1.
- Archaic A past tense of cleave2.