Definition of clomp in English:

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clomp

Pronunciation: /klämp/

verb

[no object]
Walk with a heavy tread: she clomped down the steps
More example sentences
  • I heard someone walk into the stable, boots clomping.
  • On his arm was the bag of sugar and the horse walked toward him, his big hooves clomping on the stable floor.
  • Hank came into the house without knocking, and came clomping down the steps.

Origin

Early 19th century: imitative; compare with clump.

Words that rhyme with clomp

chomp, comp, pomp, romp, stomp, swamp, tromp, whomp, yomp

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Syllabification: clomp

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