clodhopper definition by Webster's New World
Webster's New World College Dictionary Copyright © 2010 by Wiley Publishing, Inc., Cleveland, Ohio. Used by arrangement with John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
- a plowman
- a clumsy, stupid person; lout
- a coarse, heavy shoe, like a plowman's
Origin: clod plush hopper, uncertain or unknown; perhaps by associated, association with grasshopper
clodhopper definition by American Heritage Dictionary
- A clumsy, coarse person; a bumpkin.
- A big heavy shoe.