stomp out

phrasal verb
stomped out; stomping out; stomps out

Definition of stomp out

1 : to stop or destroy (something bad) They are determined to stomp out corruption.
2 : to stop (something) from burning by stepping on it forcefully with the feet She stomped out her cigarette.

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“Stomp out.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/stomp%20out. Accessed 30 Nov. 2020.

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