Etymology
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clop (v.)

1897, echoic of the sound of boots or hoofs on the ground. Related: Clopped; clopping.

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Definitions of clop
1
clop (v.)
make or move along with a sound as of a horse's hooves striking the ground;
Synonyms: clump / clunk / plunk
2
clop (n.)
the sound of a horse's hoofs hitting on a hard surface;
Synonyms: clip-clop / clippety-clop / clopping / clunking / clumping
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