Definition of


  1. (noun, event) the sound of a horse's hoofs hitting on a hard surface
  2. (verb, perception) make or move along with a sound as of a horse's hooves striking the ground

via WordNet, Princeton University

Alternate forms of Clop

Hypernyms: go, sound

Origin of the word Clop

  1. "sound of boots or hoofs on the ground," 1901, echoic. more

via Online Etymology Dictionary, ©2001 Douglas Harper

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