stomp out

Definition of stomp out

  1. 1 :  to stop or destroy (something bad) They are determined to stomp out corruption.

  2. 2 :  to stop (something) from burning by stepping on it forcefully with the feet She stomped out her cigarette.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  stamp

    :  to walk with a loud heavy step usually in anger

    :  stamp

  1. :  stamp

    :  a jazz dance marked by heavy stamping

  1. :  in a direction away from the inside or center

    :  outside

    :  from among others

  1. :  eject, oust

    :  to identify publicly as being such secretly

    :  to identify as being a closet homosexual

  1. : used as a function word to indicate an outward movement

  1. :  situated outside :  external

    :  out-of-bounds

    :  situated at a distance :  outlying

  1. :  outside

    :  one who is out of office or power or on the outside

    :  an act or instance of putting a player out or of being put out in baseball

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to cast off or become cast off

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