/ (ˈtʃʌmpɪŋ) /

  1. Yorkshire dialect collecting wood for bonfires on Guy Fawkes Day

Origin of chumping

from chump 1 (sense 2)

Words Nearby chumping

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How to use chumping in a sentence

  • Iss it chumping up und schlogging an officer on der head mitout notice?

    In Pawn | Ellis Parker Butler
  • I guess I'll turn in and get to sleep before those fool engines start chump-chumping under my pillow.

  • You mighdt haf got your prains knocked oudt by chumping indo der car—und all pecause der prown feller vanted to blay shpook!

    Motor Matt's Clue | Stanley R. Matthews
  • Instantly all were chumping almonds, and the icy atmosphere thawed into summer.