Clough

[ kluhf ]
/ klʌf /

noun

Arthur Hugh,1819–61, English poet.
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British Dictionary definitions for clough (1 of 2)

clough

/ (klʌf) /

noun

dialect a gorge or narrow ravine

Word Origin for clough

Old English clōh

British Dictionary definitions for clough (2 of 2)

Clough

/ (klʌf) /

noun

Arthur Hugh. 1819–61, British poet, author of Amours de Voyage (1858) and Dipsychus (1865)
Brian. 1935–2004, English footballer and manager
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Word Origin and History for clough

clough


n.

"ravine with a river," Old English cloh (in place names), of uncertain origin.

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