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clodhopper

1. A large shoe. I can't wear those clodhoppers—I'll look like a clown!
2. One who is regarded as stupid, boorish, and bumbling. Of course that clodhopper knocked over the whole display after being here just five minutes!

clodhopper

1. n. a big shoe. Wipe the mud off those clodhoppers before you come in here.
2. n. a stupid person; a rural oaf. You don’t know it, but that clodhopper is worth about two million bucks.
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And for a stable treble, Clod Hopper looks a good each-way bet for the Classic Gold Handicap Chase.
Ian Williams welcomed his first winner of the fledgling jump season as Clod Hopper took the three-mile-one-furlong handicap chase.
And Williams can complete an across the card double as Clod Hopper can follow up a recent Ludlow victory by capturing the UK Hygiene Handicap Chase at Market Rasen.
Lord Warford, 2.30 Cracking Prospect, 3.00 Do Ee Be, 3.30 Clod Hopper.
Ian Williams is another trainer enjoying his best season, and he moved on to the 35-mark when Clod Hopper, ridden by Seamus Durack, returned after a year off the track to win
Newcastle: 2.0 Ryalux, 2.30 Mr Christie, 3.0 Coole Abbey, 3.30 Mutadarra, 4.0 I Williams' sel, 4.35 Tea Box, Exeter 2.10 Big Wheel, 2.40 H Daly's sel, 3.10 Clod Hopper, 3.40 Windle Brook, 4.10 Whistling Rufus.
Clod Hopper, of interest in the novice handicap chase (2.30), has the beating of these on his course and distance win two outings ago.
Tuesday: - Clod Hopper (Leics 2.20), Be Brave (Leics 2.50), Peveril Pendragon(Leics 3.20), Goodwood Cavalier (Leics 4.20), Menshaar (Sedgefield 2.30), Jolly Minster (Sedgefield 3.00), Little Henry (Lingfield 2.10), Dellue (Lingfield 3.10), White Plains (Lingfield 3.40).
Ian Williams sent out his 16th winner of the season-already two more than last year's total-when Clod Hopper, ridden by Rupert Wakley, proved much too strong for Seabrook Lad in the 21/2-mile novices' handicap chase.
But if such clod hoppers have you dialling the fashion police, you could always opt to go barefoot.