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2.
Possibly deriving from cloths or clothes, clouts refer to a woman's pants, knickers or undergarments, particularly the baggy Bridget Jones type.
Her clouts were so big you could have used them as a two man pup-tent.
by Croatalin October 27, 2013
 
1.
To have strong influcence and have the respect of peers.swag
The ability to set trends
The way one carries him/herself
Jay-Z has crazy clout, he single handedly killed autotune
by tl_clark August 18, 2009
 
3.
Influence or power in political and community circles. Originally popularized by Chicago journalist Mike Royko to describe local movers and shakers when Richard J. Daley was mayor in the Sixties and early Seventies. Usage spread nationally.
"Go get next to the alderman. He has the clout to get you that city contract, but you better be able to convince him what's in it for him."
by Jaded1 June 12, 2009
 
4.
it means crazy respect, u strike fear in the hearts of scurubs

Lil Zoe has 97.6% of clout, he gets mad respect
by lil zoe June 05, 2003
 
5.
Defines your own personal thoughts that you can try to explain but no one will ever understand.
You just don't understand my clouts. Because they are my personal thoughts.
by D-nasty22 April 20, 2011
 
6.
Swag, dope as hell. Synonyms include best, awesome, sweet, and sick.
Michael and Adam have haters tripping on their clout. Michael and Adam's clout is sick, sweet, awesome, and the best.
by adammicheal October 21, 2011
 
7.
To threaten to strike or to strike someone with your dukes as a warning to back off. It's the mighty clout you need to watch out for. You will know what a mighty clout is when recieved by another.
If you don't stop chirpen you will recieve a clout.
by schula August 30, 2009