verb (used without object)
verb (used with object)
Origin of ramp1
OTHER WORDS FROM rampramp·ing·ly, adverbun·ramped, adjective
Words nearby ramp
Example sentences from the Web for ramped
Weapons that make you feel like your skin is on fire could probably be ramped up to the lethal zone.
Ramped promenades to either side provide the same wishful access to the disabled.Inside New York’s New Four Freedoms Park: A Private Tour|Lynn Sherr|September 23, 2012|DAILY BEAST
With the drought and fire came high winds, dust storms, record temperatures, and ramped up evaporation levels.The Texas Drought Seen Firsthand from the Eyes of Ranchers|Malcolm Jones|August 9, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Secretary of State Hillary Clinton also ramped up the pressure.
He does seem to have ramped up the kind of racial tension angst.David Remnick's 'Bridge' to Obama: Full Transcript|The Daily Beast Video|April 10, 2010|DAILY BEAST
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
He ramped about the room like a wild beast in a confined cage.The Diary of a Superfluous Man and Other Stories|Ivn Turgnieff
The place was swarming with creatures—animal forms wilder and more grotesque than ever ramped in nightmare dream.The Princess and Curdie|George MacDonald
He rose to his feet and ramped up and down the room savagely, like a wild animal in a cage.The Divine Fire|May Sinclair
I ramped and I stamped; I banned and I bellowed like desperation.The Provost|John Galt