Definition of Clodpoles

1. Noun. (plural of clodpole) ¹



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Definition of Clodpoles

1. clodpole [n] - See also: clodpole

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Clodpoles

cloddier
cloddiest
clodding
cloddish
cloddishness
cloddishnesses
cloddy
clodhopper
clodhoppers
clodhopping
clodly
clodpate
clodpated
clodpates
clodpole
clodpoles (current term)
clodpolish
clodpoll
clodpolls
clodronate
clodronates
clodronic acid
clods
clofarabine
clofazimine
clofedanol
clofenamide
clofenapate
cloff
cloffs

Literary usage of Clodpoles

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1. The Mechanics' Magazine, Museum, Register, Journal, and Gazette (1833)
"Sir,— In a recent number of the Mechanics' Magazine, there is a short ait;- cle under the very complimentary title of " clodpoles," in which the natives of ..."

2. Christmas Festivities: Tales, Sketches, and Characters, with Beauties of the by John Poole (1845)
"His clodpoles are clodpoles from top to toe. Imitation, however, is dangerous ; and his success in that line has tempted so many unskilful adventurers to ..."

3. The Chief Elizabethan Dramatists, Excluding Shakespeare by William Allan Neilson (1911)
"О ! your parasite Is a most precious thing, dropt from above, Not bred mongst clods aud clodpoles, here on parts, earth. ..."

4. The Pennsylvania Magazine of History and Biography by Historical Society of Pennsylvania (1893)
"... and called them " clodpoles," or "clodhoppers;"4 and he was opposed to the impeachment of the judges. When these latter were acquitted,5 on January 28, ..."

5. The Works of William Makepeace Thackeray by William Makepeace Thackeray, Sir Leslie Stephen (1899)
"... or to the village in her chair, and asserted a quasi-regal right of homage from her tenants and other clodpoles. She lectured the parson on his divinity ..."

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