verb. ['ˈtræmp'] travel on foot, especially on a walking expedition.
Words that Rhyme with Tramp
How do you pronounce tramp?
Pronounce tramp as træmp.
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Example sentences of the word tramp
1. Noun, singular or mass
The extension legs of the tramp are already attached to the trampoline.
We are wild for tramp art!
Quotes containing the word tramp
1. To preserve the silence within--amid all the noise. To remain open and quiet, a moist humus in the fertile darkness where the rain falls and the grain ripens--no matter how many tramp across the parade ground in whirling dust under an arid sky.
- Dag Hammarskjöld, Markings
2. Even at the time—twenty years old—I said to myself: better to go hungry, to go to prison, to be a tramp, than to sit at an office desk ten hours a day. There is no particular daring in this vow, but I have not broken it and shall not do so. The wisdom of my grandfathers sat in my head: we are born for the pleasure of work, fighting, love, we are born for that and nothing else. (Guy de Maupassant)
- Isaac Babel, Red Cavalry and Other Stories
noun. ['ˈtræmp'] a disreputable vagrant.
- street person
- hop out
noun. ['ˈtræmp'] a person who engages freely in promiscuous sex.
noun. ['ˈtræmp'] a heavy footfall.
noun. ['ˈtræmp'] a long walk usually for exercise or pleasure.
- stand still
noun. ['ˈtræmp'] a commercial steamer for hire; one having no regular schedule.
- tramp steamer
verb. ['ˈtræmp'] walk heavily and firmly, as when weary, or through mud.
- move in
- move out
noun. ['ˈtræmp'] a foot traveler; someone who goes on an extended walk (for pleasure).
verb. ['ˈtræmp'] move about aimlessly or without any destination, often in search of food or employment.
- jazz around
verb. ['ˈtræmp'] cross on foot.
- cut through
- cut across
- pass over
- get over
- get across