verb (tr) archaic
Word Origin for clapperclaw
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Historical Examples of clapperclaw
Miss Clapperclaw says Bulbul is evidently smitten, and Clara too.
"I never knew a woman who was constantly bullied by her husband who did not like him the better for it," Miss Clapperclaw says.
Miss Clapperclaw says he acted pretty well, and that I only joke about him because I am envious, and wanted to act a part myself.
In the race of fashion the resolute and active De Mogyns has passed the poor old Clapperclaw.The Book of Snobs
William Makepeace Thackeray