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stomp

1stomp

verb \ˈstämp, ˈstmp\

: to walk or move with very heavy or noisy steps

: to put (your foot) down forcefully and noisily

Full Definition of STOMP

transitive verb
:  stamp 2
intransitive verb
1
:  to walk with a loud heavy step usually in anger <stomped out of the office in a fit>
2
:  stamp 2 <stomped on the brakes>

Examples of STOMP

  1. He stomped angrily out of the room.
  2. The fans were stomping their feet and shouting.

Origin of STOMP

by alteration
First Known Use: 1803

Rhymes with STOMP

2stomp

noun

Definition of STOMP

1
:  stamp 4
2
:  a jazz dance marked by heavy stamping

First Known Use of STOMP

circa 1899

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