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clodhopper

Line breaks: clod|hop¦per
Pronunciation: /ˈklɒdhɒpə
 
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Definition of clodhopper in English:

noun

informal
1A large, heavy shoe: size-fourteen clodhoppers
More example sentences
  • ‘Well, if that's true,’ she replied, ‘then what exactly do those clodhoppers say about you?’
  • Okay okay, I'm sorry, now can we go before Kenny starts hacking at my shins with his clodhoppers again?
  • She sees corporate apathy in size - 12 clodhoppers.
2A foolish, awkward, or clumsy person: the other students looked very young and I felt like a clodhopper
More example sentences
  • But the study of literature should be left to clodhoppers.
  • Slice the Finals up any way you like, but the Nets, Pistons, Celtics, and the rest of the Eastern clodhoppers stand little or no chance of instilling fear in the Lakers.
  • The exercise is designed to separate the dim from the deft, the brains from the buffoons, the clever from the clodhoppers.

Words that rhyme with clodhopper

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