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clodhopper

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noun clod·hop·per \ˈkläd-ˌhä-pər\

Simple Definition of clodhopper

  • : a person from the country who is clumsy or who has bad manners

  • : a large heavy shoe or boot

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of clodhopper

  1. 1 :  a clumsy and uncouth rustic

  2. 2 :  a large heavy work shoe or boot

Examples of clodhopper in a sentence

  1. <a stereotypical depiction of clodhoppers visiting the city for the first time>

  2. <I do not want that clodhopper handling my rare antiques!>



1709

First Known Use of clodhopper

1709


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