Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun A clumsy, coarse person; a bumpkin.
  • noun A big heavy shoe.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A clown; a rustic; a boor.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun A rude, rustic fellow.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun A strong shoe for heavy-duty use, a boot.
  • noun US Any kind of shoe.
  • noun military slang United States Navy ankle length work shoes, distinct from dress shoes or combat boots.
  • noun A peasant or yokel.
  • noun UK Clumsiness associated with wearing large shoes or boots.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun a thick and heavy shoe

Etymologies

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Examples

  • The Xoloitxqunitli to whom you refer is known around these parts as The Princess and she is way too elegant and beautiful to be living with an obese southern clodhopper such as Dawg who should have never been allowed to cross the Butler County, Alabama line on his way to Mexico via San Francisco but that´s another story.

    See You Later, Mr. Chan*

  • Jon Walters is a clodhopper, so he could probably fit in well in the Paraguay midfield.47 min: Barreto over-hits a free-kick from the left.

    Copa América 2011: Paraguay v Venezuela – as it happened | Jacob Steinberg

  • In Chiapas, we do not need what you refer to as "nob type insulation" as what we use there for insulation is three foot thick adobe walls that take up more space than your entire living room in that tarpaper shack of yours in Crapola but we must admit that we need propane heaters as we lack your incessant hot air bloviating forth to heat our maison you Alberta clodhopper.

    About Ajijic, food, music, people, and the "social life"

  • The Xoloitxqunitli to whom you refer is known around these parts as The Princess and she is way too elegant and beautiful to be living with an obese southern clodhopper such as Dawg who should have never been allowed to cross the Butler County, Alabama line on his way to Mexico via San Francisco but that´s another story.

    See You Later, Mr. Chan*

  • The Xoloitxqunitli to whom you refer is known around these parts as The Princess and she is way too elegant and beautiful to be living with an obese southern clodhopper such as Dawg who should have never been allowed to cross the Butler County, Alabama line on his way to Mexico via San Francisco but that´s another story.

    See You Later, Mr. Chan*

  • The Xoloitxqunitli to whom you refer is known around these parts as The Princess and she is way too elegant and beautiful to be living with an obese southern clodhopper such as Dawg who should have never been allowed to cross the Butler County, Alabama line on his way to Mexico via San Francisco but that´s another story.

    See You Later, Mr. Chan*

  • The Xoloitxqunitli to whom you refer is known around these parts as The Princess and she is way too elegant and beautiful to be living with an obese southern clodhopper such as Dawg who should have never been allowed to cross the Butler County, Alabama line on his way to Mexico via San Francisco but that´s another story.

    See You Later, Mr. Chan*

  • The Xoloitxqunitli to whom you refer is known around these parts as The Princess and she is way too elegant and beautiful to be living with an obese southern clodhopper such as Dawg who should have never been allowed to cross the Butler County, Alabama line on his way to Mexico via San Francisco but that´s another story.

    See You Later, Mr. Chan*

  • The Xoloitxqunitli to whom you refer is known around these parts as The Princess and she is way too elegant and beautiful to be living with an obese southern clodhopper such as Dawg who should have never been allowed to cross the Butler County, Alabama line on his way to Mexico via San Francisco but that´s another story.

    See You Later, Mr. Chan*

  • The Xoloitxqunitli to whom you refer is known around these parts as The Princess and she is way too elegant and beautiful to be living with an obese southern clodhopper such as Dawg who should have never been allowed to cross the Butler County, Alabama line on his way to Mexico via San Francisco but that´s another story.

    See You Later, Mr. Chan*

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  • There were collected eight or ten clodhoppers, all friends and neighbours, assembled on the green for the purpose of honouring my arrival...

    - Lesage, The Adventures of Gil Blas of Santillane, tr. Smollett, bk 10 ch. 3

    October 8, 2008

  • A clumsy, awkward fellow

    December 16, 2008

  • Somewhere she gives birth to a pauper

    Each minute, a new future clodhopper.

    There is nothing surer:

    The world will grow poorer

    Till we find that woman and stop her.

    March 11, 2014

  • I heard this word used in Bucks County, PA for exceptionally roughed or ugly large work shoes, sometimes because they were covered in manure or mud. As a result, the word had pejorative connotations.

    March 30, 2014

  • cf. shitkicker

    March 31, 2014

  • A plowman, especially a hired hand on a farm, according to NPR's Says You.

    November 8, 2014