HyperDic: thump

English > 5 senses of the word thump:
VERBmotionthump, beat, poundmove rhythmically
perceptionthump, thudmake a dull sound
contactthump, pound, pokehit hard with the hand, fist, or some heavy instrument
NOUNeventthump, thumping, clump, clunk, thuda heavy dull sound (as made by impact of heavy objects)
actthumpa heavy blow with the hand
thump > pronunciation
Soundsthah'mp
Rhymesbump ... trump: 18 rhymes with ahmp...
English > thump: 5 senses > noun 1, event
MeaningA heavy dull sound (as made by impact of heavy objects).
Synonymsthumping, clump, clunk, thud
BroadersoundThe sudden occurrence of an audible event
Spanishgolpazo, porrazo, ruido sordo
Catalanbum, cop sord, patacada
Verbsthumpmake a dull sound
English > thump: 5 senses > noun 2, act
MeaningA heavy blow with the hand.
BroaderblowA powerful stroke with the fist or a weapon
Spanishgolpazo, porrazo
Verbsthumphit hard with the hand, fist, or some heavy instrument
English > thump: 5 senses > verb 1, motion
MeaningMove rhythmically.
PatternSomething ----s; Something is ----ing PP
Synonymsbeat, pound
NarrowerflapMove noisily
palpitate, flutterBeat rapidly
pulsate, throb, pulseExpand and contract rhythmically
thrashbeat so fast that (the heart's) output starts dropping until (it) does not manage to pump out blood at all
BroadermoveMove so as to change position, perform a nontranslational motion
Similar tobeatIndicate by beating, as with the fingers or drumsticks
Spanishaporrear, golpear, latir
Catalanbategar, batre
English > thump: 5 senses > verb 2, perception
Meaningmake a dull sound.
PatternSomething ----s
Synonymthud
Broadersound, gomake a certain noise or sound
Spanishaporrear
Catalanbastonejar, copejar, pegar, tustar
Nounsthump, thumpinga heavy dull sound (as made by impact of heavy objects)
English > thump: 5 senses > verb 3, contact
Meaninghit hard with the hand, fist, or some heavy instrument.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Somebody ----s somebody
ModelThe fighter managed to thump his opponent
Example "a bible-thumping Southern Baptist"
Synonymspound, poke
BroaderhitDeal a blow to, either with the hand or with an instrument
Spanishaporrear, golpear, librar, martillear, moler a palos
Catalanmartellejar, picar amb força, tustar
Nounsthumpa heavy blow with the hand

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