stomp on

phrasal verb

stomped on; stomping on; stomps on
: to step on (something or someone) very forcefully
He stomped on the bug.
I stomped on the brakes.

Examples of stomp on in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Prosecutors said on the night of her death, Brahm repeatedly beat her, stomped on her head, dropped a sofa on her, sat on the sofa and then fell asleep, the Daily Local News reported. Christine Pelisek, Peoplemag, 13 Feb. 2024 Steel-Toed Crocs with Matching Compression Socks: Comfortably protect toes from getting stomped on and combat varicose veins. Jennie Egerdie, The New Yorker, 6 Feb. 2024 At a demonstration at Cambridge City Hall, two protestors were seen standing on the U.S. flag, with one of them appearing to stomp on it, according to video footage taken by Fox News Digital. Louis Casiano, Fox News, 9 Oct. 2023 However, the tweet came with an attached meme that depicted a spurred cowboy boot stomping on a 5-way, one of Skyline Chili's signature dishes. Aaron Valdez, The Enquirer, 7 Jan. 2024 In a federal lawsuit filed in New York City Thursday, Ventura accused Combs of raping and physically abusing her — including punching, beating, kicking and stomping on her — over the course of their relationship. Diana Dasrath, NBC News, 18 Nov. 2023 His father was a winemaker, and one of his earliest memories was stomping on the grapes at harvest time. Dee-Ann Durbin, Fortune, 15 Dec. 2023 In April, Green was ejected in the fourth quarter of a game against the Sacramento Kings after stomping on the chest of Domantas Sabonis. Charisma Madarang, Rolling Stone, 14 Dec. 2023 Only a rusted, brittle fence about chest high that can easily be stomped on separates the park from that section of the campsite. Chris Eberhart, Fox News, 3 Oct. 2023 See More

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“Stomp on.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 29 Feb. 2024.

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