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OTHER WORDS FROM rampramp·ing·ly, adverbun·ramped, adjective
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Most people charged in the District and released while pending trial exited through the cellblock’s main doors, which open to a ramp that ends on Third Street near the Third Street tunnel.
Not driving your car to an office through standstill traffic jams and spinning around parking ramps is good for the air.San Diego’s Climate Challenges Will Still Be Here in 2021 – and Beyond|MacKenzie Elmer|January 1, 2021|Voice of San Diego
Fitness will expand in this area, and it will act as an onboard ramp for many and a new activity for some.
Access would expand to the general public as manufacturing ramps up to make more doses available.Most States Aren’t Ready to Distribute the Leading COVID-19 Vaccine|by Isaac Arnsdorf, Ryan Gabrielson and Caroline Chen|November 10, 2020|ProPublica
On its east side sped six lanes of traffic to and from the Golden Gate Bridge and on the west lay a six-meter drop to a highway on-ramp.How passion, luck and sweat saved some of North America’s rarest plants|Susan Milius|November 5, 2020|Science News
But part of that global movement was wiped out around 9/11 when Homeland Security really ramped up.
The long-term project will also include a ramped-up security effort in Botswana for its new citizens.
Weapons that make you feel like your skin is on fire could probably be ramped up to the lethal zone.
Since going public, Facebook has successfully ramped up its ad business across multiple platforms.
Obama vastly ramped up the program shortly after taking office.
As the chain swung we saw the crate was really a clumsy cage in which ramped a huge and tawny form.
There was a dusky room hung with blue stuffs where dragons black and gold crawled and ramped.
The place was swarming with creatures—animal forms wilder and more grotesque than ever ramped in nightmare dream.The Princess and Curdie|George MacDonald
The mare ramped all round the half-deck mad, then leaped ashore, with her legs all bloody, and scoured away with her saddle off.The Maid of Sker|Richard Doddridge Blackmore
The molding is the same; there is the same upward sweep of the ramped rail, and it is also capped with dark wood.The Colonial Architecture of Philadelphia|Frank Cousins