adjective rom·pu \ˈräm(ˌ)pü\

Definition of rompu

of a heraldic ordinary

  1. :  depicted as broken usually with the broken piece pushed up — compare fracted 2

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Origin and Etymology of rompu

French, past participle of rompre to break, from Latin rumpere — more at reave

First Known Use: 1632

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to criticize severely

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