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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The sound of a horse's hoofs hitting on a hard surface v. - Make or move along with a sound as of a horse's hooves striking the ground.

Usage examples (35)
  • He heard a clip-clop, as of hooves on a beaten path.
  • From a distance came the clop-clop of an approaching vehicle.
  • The clop of shod horse hooves on concrete had him straightening.
  • The crisp clop of hooves had them both glancing toward the gates. for more
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