a sharp, clattering sound, like hoofbeats on a pavement
Origin of clopechoic
intransitive verbclopped, clop′ping
to make, or move with, such a sound
A sharp hollow sound, as of a horse's hoof striking pavement.
intransitive verbclopped, clop·ping, clops
To make or move with this sound.
Origin of clopImitative
(third-person singular simple present clops, present participle clopping, simple past clopped, past participle)
- To make this sound.