Definition and Meanings for clod
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Part of Speech of clod
noun, intransitive verb, transitive verb
Etymology of clod
Meaning of clod
- a lump or mass, especially of earth, turf, or clay.
- the ground; the earth; a spot of earth or turf.
- that which is earthy and of little relative value, as the body of man in comparison with the soul.
- a dull, gross, stupid fellow; a dolt
- a part of the shoulder of a beef creature, or of the neck piece near the shoulder. see illust. of beef.
as intransitive verb
- to collect into clods, or into a thick mass; to coagulate; to clot; as, clodded gore. see clot.
as transitive verb
- to pelt with clods.
- to throw violently; to hurl.