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wampus

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[ wom-puhs ]
/ ˈwɒm pəs /
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noun, plural wam·pus·es.
a strange or objectionable person; lout.
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Origin of wampus

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Perhaps extracted from catawampus

Other definitions for wampus (2 of 2)

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[ wom-puhs ]
/ ˈwɒm pəs /

noun, plural wam·pus·es.
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