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clip-clop

n
the sound made by a horse's hooves

clip′-clop`



n., v.i. clip-clopped, clip-clop•ping.
clop.
[1880–85]
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Noun1.clip-clop - the sound of a horse's hoofs hitting on a hard surface
sound - the sudden occurrence of an audible event; "the sound awakened them"
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Onthe Rowley Mile in spring, there are no flip-flops, only clip-clops.
So he saddles up his grey mare and clip-clops to London Town.
From the road, you'd never see the gently rolling hills that give Rolling Hills Estates its name, but a few horse clip-clops off the street and you'll discover a whole new side to the South Bay.