noun clo·chard \klō-ˈshär\

Definition of CLOCHARD

:  vagrant, tramp

Origin of CLOCHARD

French, from clocher to limp, from Vulgar Latin *cloppicare, from Late Latin cloppus lame
First Known Use: 1937


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