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Origin of clod
OTHER WORDS FROM clodclod·di·ly, adverbclod·di·ness, nounclodlike, adjectivecloddy, adjective
Words nearby clod
Example sentences from the Web for clod
One teenager recalled seeing a boy his age pitch a clod of dirt at a mounted [Union] officer.
The News of the World and the Mirror both went with the punnier, " Hand of Clod."
Darling, don't you see—it's because you aren't a clod, because you're sensitive and imaginative that you experience fear.The Man from Time|Frank Belknap Long
The asphaltus is a clod of earth, liquefied by heat; the air forces it to the surface, where it spreads itself.
Go over it again and again until not a lump or clod remains in it.Amateur Gardencraft|Eben E. Rexford
Do I not daily curse this weak, lust-loving clod of flesh that holdeth prisoner a mind that at least once dreamed noble dreams?Robert Annys: Poor Priest|Annie Nathan Meyer
"I won't become a clod-hopper," I exclaimed, seeing the dreary, endless monotony of such a life.Tramping on Life|Harry Kemp