HyperDic: thud

English > 4 senses of the word thud:
VERBperceptionthud, thumpmake a dull sound
contactthudstrike with a dull sound
perceptionthud, crump, scrunchmake a noise typical of an engine lacking lubricants
NOUNeventthud, thump, thumping, clump, clunka heavy dull sound (as made by impact of heavy objects)
thud > pronunciation
Soundsthah'd
Rhymesabbreviated ... wounded: 365 rhymes with ahd...
English > thud: 4 senses > noun 1, event
MeaningA heavy dull sound (as made by impact of heavy objects).
Synonymsthump, thumping, clump, clunk
BroadersoundThe sudden occurrence of an audible event
Spanishgolpazo, porrazo, ruido sordo
Catalanbum, cop sord, patacada
Verbsthudstrike with a dull sound
thudmake a dull sound
thudmake a noise typical of an engine lacking lubricants
English > thud: 4 senses > verb 1, perception
Meaningmake a dull sound.
PatternSomething ----s
Example"the knocker thudded against the front door"
Synonymthump
Broadersound, gomake a certain noise or sound
Spanishaporrear
Catalanbastonejar, copejar, pegar, tustar
Nounsthuda heavy dull sound (as made by impact of heavy objects)
English > thud: 4 senses > verb 2, contact
Meaningstrike with a dull sound.
PatternSomething is ----ing PP; Something ----s something
Example"Bullets were thudding against the wall"
Broaderhit, strike, impinge on, run into, collide withhit against
Nounsthuda heavy dull sound (as made by impact of heavy objects)
English > thud: 4 senses > verb 3, perception
Meaningmake a noise typical of an engine lacking lubricants.
PatternSomething ----s
Synonymscrump, scrunch
Broadercrunch, scranch, scraunch, crackleMake a crushing noise
Nounsthuda heavy dull sound (as made by impact of heavy objects)

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