clop sound of boots or hoofs on the ground, 1901, echoic. Related: Clopped; clopping.

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  • clop — clop·py; cy·clop·ic; cy·clop·ter·i·dae; clop; cy·clop·te·roid; cy·clop·ter·ous; …   English syllables

  • clop — ⇒CLOP(E), (CLOP, CLOPE)subst. masc. Arg. Mégot de cigare ou de cigarette. Jeter, ramasser, fumer un clope : • Ô mon vieux Maroni, ô Cayenne la douce! Je vois les corps penchés de quinze à vingt fagots Autour du mino blond qui fume les mégots… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • clop — CLOP, clopuri, s.n. (reg.) Pălărie. – magh. kalap. Trimis de Zavaidoc, 13.09.2007. Sursa: DLRM  CLOP, clopuri, s.n. (reg.) Pălărie; spec. (sens curent) pălărie ţărănească din fetru de culoare neagră, cu calota semisferică şi borurile înguste. –… …   Dicționar Român

  • clop — [klɔp US kla:p] v past tense and past participle clopped present participle clopping [Date: 1800 1900; Origin: From the sound] if a horse clops, its ↑hooves make a loud sound as they touch the ground >clop[i] n [singular] …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • clop — [ klap ] noun singular the sound that a horse s HOOVES (=feet) make when they hit the ground ╾ clop verb intransitive …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • clop — Mot Monosíl·lab Nom masculí …   Diccionari Català-Català

  • clop — clòp fonosimb. CO 1. cloch 2. spec. iter., voce che imita lo scalpitio dei cavalli al trotto; anche s.m.inv. Sinonimi: cloppete. {{line}} {{/line}} DATA: sec. XX. ETIMO: voce onom …   Dizionario italiano

  • clop — ► NOUN ▪ a sound made by a horse s hooves on a hard surface. ► VERB (clopped, clopping) ▪ move with such a sound …   English terms dictionary

  • clop — [kläp] n. [echoic] a sharp, clattering sound, like hoofbeats on a pavement vi. clopped, clopping to make, or move with, such a sound …   English World dictionary

  • Clop — A clop can be: Clope or cloppe, a French Canadian colloqualism for cigarette. CLOP (band), an electro / acoustic music band Clop (hat), a traditional hat in Maramureş, Romania Clop class cruiser, in the fictional Gundam universe CLOPS (MADtv),… …   Wikipedia

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