clapoter etymology

French word clapoter comes from French -oter, French claper (To clap; to clack (make a clapping noise).)

Detailed word origin of clapoter

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
-oter French (fra) (colloquial) Forming verbs from other verbs, with a diminutive or frequentative sense.
claper French (fra) To clap; to clack (make a clapping noise).
clapoter French (fra) (of, _, water) to swash, slosh, lap.

Words with the same origin as clapoter

Descendants of -oter
baisoter chevrotant chevroter chipoter clignoter crachoter gigoter papoter picoter siffloter suçoter toussoter vivoter