- Arthur Hugh,1819–61, English poet.
Related Words for cloughrift, crevasse, fissure, void, schism, crater, gorge, cleavage, ravine, canyon, chasm, omission, skip, hollow, rent, blank, gulf, cavity, split, breach
Examples from the Web for clough
Historical Examples of clough
A home is a refuge, and you have made The Clough so charming.The Lady of the Basement Flat
Mrs. George de Horne Vaizey
Calling Master Clough, he and I, with others, hurried to the door.
I was well pleased with the reception which Madam Clough gave Aveline.
Master Clough, of course, said that he hoped to do so ere long.
Master Clough was, however, in the meantime thinking about his wife.
- dialect a gorge or narrow ravine
Word Origin for clough
- Arthur Hugh. 1819–61, British poet, author of Amours de Voyage (1858) and Dipsychus (1865)
- Brian. 1935–2004, English footballer and manager
"ravine with a river," Old English cloh (in place names), of uncertain origin.