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tramp

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of tramp

  1. 1 a homeless wanderer who may beg or steal for a living <the police encouraged the tramps who were sleeping in the park to spend the bitterly cold night in the homeless shelter> Synonyms bindle stiff, bum, bummer, hobo, sundowner [Australian], swaggie [chiefly Australian], swagman [chiefly Australian], vagabond, vagrant Related Words drifter, roamer, transient; beggar, derelict, mendicant, panhandler, stiff; dodger, malingerer, shirker, slacker; gamine, ragamuffin, urchin, waif

  2. 2 a boldly flirtatious or sexually promiscuous woman <no daughter of hers was going to go to the dance dressed like a tramp> Synonyms bimbo [slang], chippie (also chippy), doxy (also doxie), fancy woman, hoochie [slang], hussy, Jezebel, minx, quean, slut, floozy, trollop, wench, whoreRelated Words siren, temptress, vamp; grisette, harlot, prostitute, trull




tramp

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of tramp

  1. 1 to move heavily or clumsily <tramped wearily up the stairs after a long day at work> Synonyms barge, clomp, clump, flog [British], flounder, galumph, lump, plod, pound, scuff, scuffle, shamble, shuffle, slog, slough, stamp, stomp, stumble, stump, lumber, tromp, trudgeRelated Words drag, flop, haul; blunder, careen, dodder, lurch, reel, stagger, sway, teeter, totter, waddle, weave, wobble (also wabble)Near Antonyms drift, float, hang, hover, poise, waftAntonyms breeze, coast, glide, slide, waltz, whisk

  2. 2 to tread on heavily so as to crush or injure <didn't mean to tramp your toes as I was running past you> Synonyms champ, stamp, stomp, trample, trompRelated Words override, run down, run over, step (on); mash, pulp, smash, squash, squelch; boot, hoof, kick

  3. 3 to travel by foot for exercise or pleasure <we would have happily tramped through the forest for the rest of the day if it hadn't started to rain> Synonyms amble, perambulate, ramble, saunter, stroll, hike, trompRelated Words roam, rove, wander; peregrinate, traipse, traverse, trek, walk; march, promenade; power walk




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