clop

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noun \ˈkläp\

Definition of clop

  1. :  a sound made by or as if by a hoof or wooden shoe against the pavement

clop

intransitive verb

Origin and Etymology of clop

imitative


First Known Use: 1841


CLOP Defined for Kids

clop

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noun \ˈkläp\

Definition of clop for Students

  1. :  a sound like that of a hoof against pavement

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