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clapper
American English: /ˈklæpər/
British English: /ˈklapə/

Translation of clapper in Spanish:

noun

  • (of bell) like the clappers (British) [colloquial]it was going like the clappers
    iba como una bala or como un bólido [colloquial]
    Example sentences
    • Magister Rumbold Crucible woke up feeling that someone had been using his head as a bell clapper which, he groggily reasoned, probably accounted for the sickening swaying sensation as well.
    • The town crier, in trying to ring out the Prince's arrival, found the clapper of his bell stuck fast.
    • They will now be taken to Nottingham, where the bells and the clappers themselves will be refurbished.
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