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stomp

verb \ ˈstämp , ˈstȯmp \
Updated on: 19 Nov 2017

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 in a Sentence

  1. He stomped angrily out of the room.

  2. The fans were stomping their feet and shouting.

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Origin and Etymology of stomp

by alteration


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stomp

noun

Definition of stomp

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

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First Known Use of stomp

circa 1899



STOMP Defined for English Language Learners

stomp

verb

Definition of stomp for English Language Learners

  • : to walk or move with very heavy or noisy steps

  • : to put (your foot) down forcefully and noisily


STOMP Defined for Kids

stomp

verb \ ˈstämp , ˈstȯmp \

Definition of stomp for Students

stomped; stomping
:to walk heavily or noisily :stamp
  • He stomped angrily away.


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