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 (stŏmp, stômp)
v. stomped, stomp·ing, stomps
1. To bring down (the foot) forcibly.
2. To bring the foot down onto (an object or surface) forcibly.
3. To tread or trample heavily or violently on: stomping the ground to even it out.
4. To cause to be dislodged by stomping the feet: stomped the mud off her boots.
1. To bring the foot down onto an object or surface forcibly: stomped on the gas pedal.
2. To tread or trample heavily or violently: I stomped on the sidewalk to get the dirt off my shoes.
3. To walk with forcible, heavy steps: He got mad and stomped out of the room.
1. A dance involving a rhythmical, heavy step.
2. The jazz music for this dance.

[Variant of stamp.]

stomp′er n.
stomp′ing·ly adv.


1. (Pop Music) a rock or jazz song with a particularly strong and danceable beat
2. a person or animal that stomps
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.stomper - someone who walks with a heavy noisy gait or who stamps on the groundstomper - someone who walks with a heavy noisy gait or who stamps on the ground
pedestrian, footer, walker - a person who travels by foot
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