clop

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Perhaps from German or Dutch kloppen (to hit, knock), from Middle Dutch cloppen (to make a clopping sound), of onomatopoeic origin. See also clap.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

clop (plural clops)

  1. (onomatopoeia) The sound of a horse's shod hoof striking the ground.

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Verb[edit]

clop (third-person singular simple present clops, present participle clopping, simple past and past participle clopped)

  1. To make this sound.

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Old French[edit]

Adjective[edit]

clop m (oblique and nominative feminine singular clope)

  1. hobbling; limping

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