flump

verb
\ ˈfləmp \
flumped; flumping; flumps

Definition of flump 

(Entry 1 of 2)

intransitive verb

: to move or fall suddenly and heavily flumped down into the chair

transitive verb

: to place or drop with a flump

flump

noun

Definition of flump (Entry 2 of 2)

: a dull heavy sound (as of a fall)

Synonyms for flump

Synonyms: Verb

flop, plank, plop, plump, plunk (or plonk)

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First Known Use of flump

Verb

1729, in the meaning defined at intransitive sense

Noun

1767, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for flump

Verb

imitative

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