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clodhopper

noun [C] uk   /ˈklɒdˌhɒp.ər/  us   /ˈklɑːdˌhɑː.pɚ/ informal

clodhopper noun [C] (PERSON)

a person who moves in an awkward way: Look where you're going, you great clodhopper.

clodhopper noun [C] (SHOE)

a heavy shoe: You're not coming in the house in those great clodhoppers.
clodhopping
adjective [before noun] uk   /-ˌhɒp.ɪŋ/  us   /-ˌhɑː.pɪŋ/
You clodhopping idiot! big, clodhopping shoes
Translations of “clodhopper”
in Chinese (Traditional) 人, 笨拙的人, 笨蛋…
in Chinese (Simplified) 人, 笨拙的人, 笨蛋…
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