- a plowman
- a clumsy, stupid person; lout
- a coarse, heavy shoe, like a plowman's
Origin of clodhopperclod + hopper, uncertain or unknown; perhaps by associated, association with grasshopper
- A clumsy, coarse person; a bumpkin.
- A big heavy shoe.
This term mostly occurs in the plural, e.g. “a pair of clodhoppers.”