tramping the land all summer to Nippon's varied shrines and sights, now they were on the return to their home in Michinoku (Ōshū).
tramping on in the sand isn't as bad as it might be, either, when one gets used to it.
tramping along on Shanks's pony one can stop and admire occasionally.
tramping aboard they proceeded to the cabin at the after end of the vessel.
tramping thus all the way from the Indian camp to Boonesboro, Boone found his home deserted.
tramping on, we came to Shortsville, where we stopped for dinner.
tramping through the woods the next day the chums found the forest even wilder than they had anticipated.
tramping over this snare, Jane faced the doctor as he wiped his brows.
tramping beside them or riding on them were women and children, most of them dazed and with a haunted look in their faces.
tramping has been superseded by mechanical crushers which break the skin but do not crush the seeds.
late 14c., "walk heavily, stamp," from Middle Low German trampen "to stamp," from Proto-Germanic *tramp- (cf. Danish trampe, Swedish trampa "to tramp, stamp," Gothic ana-trimpan "to press upon"), probably from a variant of the Proto-Germanic source of trap. Related: Tramped; tramping.
"person who wanders about, vagabond," 1660s, from tramp (v). Sense of "steamship which takes cargo wherever it can be traded" (as opposed to one running a regular line) is attested from c.1880. The meaning "promiscuous woman" is from 1922.
A promiscuous woman; a harlot; Punchboard (1922+)