North American • informal
- 1Strike heavily; thump: the two men slugged and whomped each otherMore example sentences
- I opt to say nothing and assume that by whomping you over the head with a garbage-can lid, I'm really expressing everything that needs to be said.
- Their target market consists of people who have recently been whomped in the head and who are thus willing to spend $3 on a can of soda.
- It can be a bit hard to see who's being whomped by the Bat.
- 1.1Defeat decisively: that was our last fight and I whomped him goodMore example sentences
- Whereas in Texas, he is whomping Al Gore.
- Thomas Jefferson won all but 14 electoral votes in 1804 and Teddy Roosevelt whomped the hapless Alton Parker in 1904.
- Ten days later, Sam Houston's army caught up with Santa Anna and whomped him at the Battle of San Jacinto.
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- A dull, heavy sound: the whomp of igniting gasolineMore example sentences
- Then, with a crack and a deafening whomp, the ground jumps.
- Every single one is simply a scurrying shadow or quick image of a ghost accompanied by a loud whomp of scare noise from the orchestra.
- You can hear the whomp every time the ball flies past the batter and lands in the catcher's mitt.
whomp something up
- Produce something quickly: I might whomp up a couple of gallons of spaghetti sauceMore example sentences
- I never thought I could have Ableskeevers again, but Jim somehow whomped them up with almond flour!
- And lots of folks are whomping them up for for free.
- The list below represents the establishments that I normally buy my gun furniture and finishing supplies from when the shop doesn't craft or whomp them up.
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