Definition of Hoofprint

1. Noun. A visible impression on a surface made by the hoof of an animal.

Exact synonyms: Hoof Mark, Hoof-mark
Generic synonyms: Mark, Print



Definition of Hoofprint

1. Noun. The mark of a hoof. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Hoofprint

1. [n -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Hoofprint

hoof-and-mouth disease
hoof-mark
hoof it
hoof mark
hoofbeat
hoofbeats
hoofbound
hoofed
hoofed mammal
hoofer
hoofers
hoofing
hoofless
hooflike
hoofprint (current term)
hoofprints
hoofrot
hoofrots
hoofs
hoofstock
hooie
hook, line and sinker
hook-billed
hook-nosed
hook above
hook and eye
hook in

Literary usage of Hoofprint

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1. Modern American Poetry by Louis Untermeyer (1921)
"HOW TO CATCH UNICORNS Its cloven hoofprint on the sand Will lead you—where? Into a phantasmagoric land— Beware! There all the bright streams run up-hill. ..."

2. Publications by Folklore Society (Great Britain) (1899)
"... church ir Norway has its sacred spring and horse-hoofprint, just as St Peters at Ambleteuse. ‘l'he legends of the Black l)eath are curious, ..."

3. Modern American Poetry by Louis Untermeyer (1921)
"HOW TO CATCH UNICORNS Its cloven hoofprint on the sand Will lead you—where? Into a phantasmagoric land— Beware! There all the bright streams run up-hill. ..."

4. Toda Grammar and Texts by Murray Barnson Emeneau (1984)
"Now at Ka's, from O'poty pasture they take earth from a buffalo's hoofprint and purify the coagulant. 7. Not doing as of old and purifying the coagulant at ..."

5. Teutonic mythology by Jacob Grimm, James Steven Stallybrass (1888)
"... j and push it into his hoofprint. (Cod. Pal. 212, 53b.) 1012. To know how many ' good hoi den' are conjured into a man, he shall draw water in silence, ..."

6. Today's Short Stories Analyzed: An Informal Encyclopedia of Short Story Art by Robert Wilson Neal (1918)
"It's there in ' Pan's hoofprint,' and in ' The Little Masque,' in- ' The Slipped Tether,' and ' Truant Love.' So just because I feel so irresponsible—I want ..."

7. The Moose Book: Facts and Stories from Northern Forests by Samuel Merrill (1920)
"The hoofprint of the cow is generally more pointed than that of the bull. The cow rarely peels bark; the bull often does, especially in the fall. ..."

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