AskDefine | Define clomp

Dictionary Definition

clomp v : walk clumsily [syn: clump]

User Contributed Dictionary

English

Etymology

onomatopoeia

Pronunciation

(US) IPA: /klɑmp/

Noun

  1. the sound of feet hitting the ground loudly

Intransitive verb

  1. to move, making loud noises with one's feet
    • 1847, Anne Brontë, Agnes Grey
      ...so having smoothed my hair as well as I could, and repeatedly twitched my obdurate collar, I proceeded to clomp down the two flights of stairs, philosophizing as I went;
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