verb (used without object)
verb (used with object)
Origin of ramp1
OTHER WORDS FROM rampramp·ing·ly, adverbun·ramped, adjective
Words nearby ramp
Definition for ramp (2 of 2)
noun Usually ramps.
Origin of ramp2
Example sentences from the Web for ramp
Jimbo and I walked up its ramp and into the hull, which looked like the gutted inside of a school bus.
Jimbo and I headed towards the ramp when the crew chief grabbed us.
Jaffe calls the approach “an off ramp before jail, a fence at the edge of the cliff rather than an ambulance at the bottom.”SB Shooting Prompts Question: Should Parents of Mentally Ill Adults Be Able To Commit Them?|Eleanor Clift|May 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Led by the color guard, and several chaplains, the detail shuffle-stepped toward the plane and up the ramp.
The ramp opened to a spring breeze and a view of snowcapped mountains.How I’ll End the War: My First Week Back in Afghanistan|Nick Willard|May 1, 2014|DAILY BEAST
It was only about a 12-foot ramp there that he had to guard.Warren Commission (12 of 26): Hearings Vol. XII (of 15)|The President's Commission on the Assassination of President Kennedy
He emerged on the ramp, gave his number to the attendant, and waved at Bill in his office.This Crowded Earth|Robert Bloch
He grabbed her hand and set off at a run for the bottom of the ramp.Space Tug|Murray Leinster
Bram led the way up the ramp, and the three stepped through a gap in the rocks and found themselves on an extensive prairie.Astounding Stories of Super-Science January 1930|Victor Rousseau
A midget auto came skidding down the pirate ship's ramp, its driver standing on the accelerator.This One Problem|M. C. Pease