Clodpoll - definition of Clodpoll by The Free Dictionary
|n.||1.||A stupid fellow; a dolt.|
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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(108-12) Innocent Innogen's rebuffing of the clodpoll
Cloten contrasts the mad with the foolish, while resonating with the play's diamond motif.
It was a world which immortalised expressions like 'fossilised fish-hooks', 'goodo' and 'you clodpoll
!' and which created rollicking adventures such as the Poisonous Spider Incident and the Great Search Party Escapade.