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hopple

transitive verb hop·ple \ˈhäpəl\

Definition of hopple

hoppled

;

hoppled

;

hoppling

\-p(ə)liŋ\ ;

hopples

  1. :  to fetter the feet of (as a horse or cow) :  hobble

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Origin and Etymology of hopple

probably from 1hop + -le


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hopple

noun hop·ple \"\

Definition of hopple

plural

-s

  1. :  a fetter used for grazing horses or cattle or a leg harness usually of leather to control the gait of trotting or pacing horses —used chiefly in plural

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