stompie

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stompie

(ˈstɒmpɪ)
n
1. a cigarette butt
2. a short man
3. pick up stompies to come late to a conversation and so misunderstand what is being discussed
[from Afrikaans stomp stump]
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You herd a group of orange monsters called Stompies and help them avoid the robots and fly away in the back of a giant astro-maggot.
Stompies have to avoid being caught by robots, above
Die figuur se hande lyk soos hulpelose stompies maar hou wel 'n voel vas.