verb (used with object)
verb (used without object)
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Origin of thump
OTHER WORDS FROM thumpthumper, nounun·thumped, adjective
Example sentences from the Web for thump
Thumper, a magnificently constructed lie, a lie about which there is no stint of imaginative power.The Slang Dictionary|John Camden Hotten
Shut up like a rat-trap, and trotted off twist-ways, the "Thumper" did, huffed in 'is boozy old style.
The word coblyn has the double meaning of knocker or thumper and sprite or fiend; and may it not be the original of goblin?British Goblins|Wirt Sikes
By the bones of Prosodius, I expected a lie, but not such a thumper as that.Phelim O'toole's Courtship and Other Stories|William Carleton
She did not want a "thumper," for Mimi would play as many waltzes and polkas as the company desired.