What does the word hoof mean?

Usage examples for hoof

  1. The rattle of wheels, the hoof- beats of horses had died away in the distance. – The Castle Inn by Stanley John Weyman
  2. Then this large hoof pressed, with a certain gentleness, however, on my chest, and pushed me delicately back on the ground, on my back this time. – Parisian Points of View by Ludovic Halévy Commentator: Brander Matthews
  3. You'd better help me, brother, if you don't want that Gorgious romi of yours to pad the hoof with the rye. – Red Money by Fergus Hume