crowhop

[ kroh-hop ]
/ ˈkroʊˌhɒp /

noun

a short hop.
a hop made by a horse with its legs stiffened and its back arched.

Nearby words

  1. crowdsource,
  2. crowdy,
  3. crowe,
  4. crowea,
  5. crowfoot,
  6. crowley,
  7. crown,
  8. crown agent,
  9. crown and anchor,
  10. crown antler

Origin of crowhop

An Americanism dating back to 1895–1900; crow1 + hop1

Related formscrow·hop·per, noun

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