clip–clop

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noun \ˈklip-ˌkläp\

Definition of clip–clop

  1. :  the sound made by or as if by a horse walking on a hard surface

clip–clop

intransitive verb

Origin and Etymology of clip–clop

imitative


First Known Use: 1884


CLIP–CLOP Defined for English Language Learners

clip–clop

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noun \ˈklip-ˌkläp\

Definition of clip–clop for English Language Learners

  • : the sound made by a horse that is walking on a hard surface

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