verb (used without object), stam·ped·ed, stam·ped·ing.
verb (used with object), stam·ped·ed, stam·ped·ing.
- stamp duty,
- stamp mill,
- stamp out,
- stamp tax,
- stamping ground,
Origin of stampede
Examples from the Web for stampeder
She is called a good "stampeder," has a pleasant, smiling face, but is usually designated "notorious."A Woman who went to Alaska|May Kellogg Sullivan
Word Origin for stampede
1828, from Mexican Spanish estampida, from Spanish, "an uproar," from estamper "to stamp, press, pound," from the same Germanic root that yielded English stamp (v.). The political sense is first recorded 1846. As the name of an annual exhibition of cowboy skills in Calgary, Alberta, Canada, it is attested from 1912.
1823; see stampede (n.). Related: Stampeded; stampeding.