HyperDic: vamp

English > 7 senses of the word vamp:
NOUNperson vamp, coquette, flirt, vamper, minx, tease, prickteasera seductive woman who uses her sex appeal to exploit men
communicationvampan improvised musical accompaniment
artifactvamppiece of leather forming the front part of the upper of a shoe
VERBcreationvamp, vamp upmake up
contactvamp, vamp uppiece (something old) with a new part
communicationvampact seductively with (someone)
changevamp, revampprovide (a shoe) with a new vamp
vamp > pronunciation
Soundsvae'mp
Rhymesamp / AMP ... tramp: 17 rhymes with aemp...
English > vamp: 7 senses > noun 1, person
MeaningA seductive woman who uses her sex appeal to exploit men.
Synonymscoquette, flirt, vamper, minx, tease, prickteaser
Broaderwoman, adult femaleAn adult female person (as opposed to a man)
Spanishcoqueta, mujer fatal, seductora, vamper, vampiresa
Catalancoqueta, seductora, vampiressa
Verbsvampact seductively with (someone)
English > vamp: 7 senses > noun 2, communication
MeaningAn improvised musical accompaniment.
Broaderaccompaniment, musical accompaniment, backup, supportA musical part (vocal or instrumental) that supports or provides background for other musical parts
Spanishimprovisación
English > vamp: 7 senses > noun 3, artifact
Meaningpiece of leather forming the front part of the upper of a shoe.
Part ofupperpiece of leather or synthetic material that forms the part of a shoe or boot above the sole that encases the foot
Broaderpiece of leatherA separate part consisting of leather
Spanishempella
Catalanempenya
Verbsvampprovide (a shoe) with a new vamp
English > vamp: 7 senses > verb 1, creation
Meaningmake up.
PatternSomebody ----s something
Example"vamp up an excuse for not attending the meeting"
Synonymvamp up
Broaderfabricate, manufacture, cook up, make up, inventmake up something artificial or untrue
Spanishimprovisar
English > vamp: 7 senses > verb 2, contact
MeaningPiece (something old) with a new part.
PatternSomebody ----s something
Example"vamp up an old speech"
Synonymvamp up
Broaderpatch, pieceTo join or unite the pieces of
English > vamp: 7 senses > verb 3, communication
MeaningAct seductively with (someone) .
PatternSomebody ----s somebody
Broaderchat up, flirt, dally, butterfly, coquet, coquette, romance, philander, mashtalk / talk or behave amorously, without serious intentions
Nounsvamp, vampera seductive woman who uses her sex appeal to exploit men
English > vamp: 7 senses > verb 4, change
MeaningProvide (a shoe) with a new vamp.
PatternSomebody ----s something
Example"revamp my old boots"
Synonymrevamp
Broaderrepair, mend, fix, bushel, doctor, furbish up, restore, touch onrestore by replacing a part or putting together what is torn / torn or broken
Nounsvamppiece of leather forming the front part of the upper of a shoe

©2001-17 · HyperDic hyper-dictionary · Contact

English | Spanish | Catalan
Privacy | Robots

Valid XHTML 1.0 Strict