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tramps

noun
plural of tramp

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(Entry 1 of 2)

1 a homeless wanderer who may beg or steal for a living
  • the police encouraged the tramps who were sleeping in the park to spend the bitterly cold night in the homeless shelter

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2 a boldly flirtatious or sexually promiscuous woman
  • elders in the roaring twenties who labeled flappers degenerates and tramps

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tramps

verb
present tense third-person singular of tramp

Synonyms & Antonyms of tramps (Entry 2 of 2)

1 to move heavily or clumsily
  • tramped wearily up the stairs after a long day at work

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2 to tread on heavily so as to crush or injure
  • didn't mean to tramp your toes as I was running past you

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3 to travel by foot for exercise or pleasure
  • we would have happily tramped through the forest for the rest of the day if it hadn't started to rain

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“Tramps.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/tramps. Accessed 11 Aug. 2020.

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