- to promote something or express opinions vociferously.
- a vociferous supporter or promoter, as of a cause.
Origin of tub-thumper
First recorded in 1655–65
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Examples from the Web for tubthumping
Democracy triumphed on a night which could easily have fallen foul of revenge, tubthumping and cynical bankrolling.Welcome To The Suck
November 14, 2012
- a noisy, violent, or ranting public speaker