tub-thumper

noun tub-thump·er \ ˈtəb-ˌthəm-pər \

Definition of tub-thumper

: a vociferous supporter (as of a cause)

tub-thump

play \-ˌthəmp\ verb

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1662

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to treat with excessive attention

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