verb (used with object) Informal.
to tramp or trample.
to defeat soundly; trounce.
bruise, crush, encroach, flatten, grind, hurt, infringe, injure, override, overwhelm, pound, squash, stamp, stomp, tramp, tread, violate
Origin of tromp
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Dey pushes an tromps pon one nuther, an squeals, an eats loud like you done terday!Bypaths in Dixie
Sarah Johnson Cocke
Cornelius (Martenszoon) (korˈneɪlɪs). 1629–91, Dutch admiral, who fought during the 2nd and 3rd Anglo-Dutch Wars
his father, Maarten (Harpertszoon) (ˈmartən). 1598–1653, Dutch admiral, who fought in the 1st Anglo-Dutch War: killed in action
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1892, variant of tramp; mainly American English. Related: Tromped; tromping.
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