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British English: /θʌmp/
American English: /θəmp/

Translation of thump in French:


  • 1 (blow) to give somebody a thump
    donner un (grand) coup de poing à quelqu'un (in dans)
  • 2 (sound)
    bruit (m) sourd
    thump!—the body hit the floor
    boum! le corps est tombé par terre

transitive verb

  • donner un coup de poing à (person)
    donner un coup de poing sur (table)
    he thumped the ball into the net
    il a envoyé le ballon dans le filet de toutes ses forces
    to thump somebody in the jaw/stomach
    envoyer un coup dans la mâchoire/l'estomac de quelqu'un
    do that again and I'll thump you!
    ne recommence pas ou je te frappe!

intransitive verb

  • 1 (pound)
    battre violemment
    (music, rhythm)
    my head is thumping
    j'ai la tête qui m'élance
    to thump on
    marteler (door, piano, floor)
  • 2 (clump) to thump upstairs/along the landing
    monter l'escalier/marcher dans le couloir à pas lourds

Phrasal verbs

thump out

thump out [something]
marteler (tune, rhythm)
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