HyperDic: tamp

English > 2 senses of the word tamp:
VERBcontacttamp, tamp down, packpress down tightly
NOUNartifacttamp, tamper, tamping bara tool for tamping (e.g., for tamping tobacco into a pipe bowl or a charge into a drill hole etc.)
tamp > pronunciation
Soundstae'mp
Rhymesamp / AMP ... vamp: 17 rhymes with aemp...
English > tamp: 2 senses > noun 1, artifact
MeaningA tool for tamping (e.g., for tamping tobacco into a pipe bowl or a charge into a drill hole etc.).
Synonymstamper, tamping bar
NarrowerstemmerA miner's tamping bar for ramming packing in over a blasting charge
BroadertoolAn implement used in the practice of a vocation
Catalanpicó
Verbstamppress down tightly
English > tamp: 2 senses > verb 1, contact
Meaningpress down tightly.
PatternSomebody ----s something
Example"tamp the coffee grinds in the container to make espresso"
Synonymstamp down, pack
Broadercompress, compact, pack togethermake more compact by or as if by pressing
Spanishapisonar, empacar
Catalanmaçonar, piconar, pitjar
Nounstamp, tampera tool for tamping (e.g., for tamping tobacco into a pipe bowl or a charge into a drill hole etc.)

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