: a sound of rhythmically repeated clops
clop-clop intransitive verb

Word History

First Known Use

1841, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of clop-clop was in 1841

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“Clop-clop.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/clop-clop. Accessed 5 Dec. 2022.

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