Definition of Stomp

1. Noun. A dance involving a rhythmical stamping step.

Generic synonyms: Social Dancing



2. Verb. Walk heavily. "The children stomp to the playground"; "The men stomped through the snow in their heavy boots"
Exact synonyms: Stamp, Stump
Generic synonyms: Walk
Derivative terms: Stamper, Stomper

Definition of Stomp

1. v. i. To stamp with the foot.

Definition of Stomp

1. Verb. (ambitransitive) To trample heavily. ¹

2. Verb. (transitive slang) To severely beat someone physically or figuratively. ¹

3. Noun. A dance having a heavy, rhythmic step. ¹

4. Noun. The jazz music for this dance. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Stomp

1. to tread heavily [v -ED, -ING, -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Stomp

stomia
stomiid
stomiids
stomium
stomochord
stomochords
stomodaea
stomodaeal
stomodaeum
stomodaeums
stomodea
stomodeal
stomodeum
stomodeums
stomod├Žum
stomp (current term)
stomp off
stomp on
stompbox
stompboxes
stomped
stomper
stompers
stompie
stompier
stompies
stompiest
stompily
stomping
stomping ground

Literary usage of Stomp

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Ten-Minute Activities, Grades 1-3by Martha Cheney, Marilyn Evans, Susan Kunze by Martha Cheney, Marilyn Evans, Susan Kunze (2001)
"Whole Body Skip Counting, ^Materials: none ^Here's How! 1. Teach a rhythm for counting by 2s. For example: stomp a foot, hands slap lap -* by ..."

2. Teach Me English by Judy Mahoney (1999)
"... clap) If you're angry and you know it, stomp you r feet, (stomp, stomp) if you're angry and you know it, stomp your feet, (stomp, stomp) If you're angry ..."

3. Merriam-Webster's Dictionary of English Usage by Inc. Merriam-Webster (1994)
"1986 These uses of stomp are generally uncontroversial, although their somewhat informal quality attracts occasional comment. ..."

4. The Chronological Historian: Or, A Record of Public Events, Historical by William Toone (1835)
"... one year's interest of 1200,0001. lent on the salt duties - 42.000 For deficiency of additional stomp duties ... 431W For ditto of the duty on sweets . ..."

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