tub-thumper

noun
tub-thump·​er | \ ˈtəb-ˌthəm-pər How to pronounce tub-thumper (audio) \

Definition of tub-thumper

: a vociferous supporter (as of a cause)

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tub-thump \ ˈtəb-​ˌthəmp How to pronounce tub-thumper (audio) \ verb

First Known Use of tub-thumper

1662, in the meaning defined above

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“Tub-thumper.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/tub-thumper. Accessed 1 Jul. 2022.

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