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A sharp hollow sound, as of a horse's hoof striking pavement.
intr.v. clopped, clop·ping, clops
To make or move with this sound.
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vb, clops, clopping or clopped
(intr) to make or move along with a sound as of a horse's hooves striking the ground
a sound of this nature
[C20: of imitative origin]
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n., v. clopped, clop•ping. n.
1. a sound made by or as if by a horse's hoof striking the ground.v.i.
2. to make or move with such a sound.
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Past participle: clopped
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|Noun||1.||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"
|Verb||1.||clop - make or move along with a sound as of a horse's hooves striking the ground|
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