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1. trample

verb. ['ˈtræmpəl'] tread or stomp heavily or roughly.

Synonyms

  • walk
  • treadle

Antonyms

  • damaged
  • unwholesome
  • broken

Etymology

  • -le (English)
  • -el (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • tramp (English)

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Words that Rhyme with Trample

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  • sample
  • pampel
  • lampl
  • hample
  • hampel
  • ampal

Example sentences of the word trample


1. Verb, non-3rd person singular present
They trample down the long vegetation so the gazelle and wildebeest can follow.

2. Verb, base form
Are they trying to trample the grass to make it flat?

3. Adjective
Other animals dig and trample rock on the Earth's surface, causing rock to slowly crumble apart.

Quotes containing the word trample


1. Um...is that thing tame?"Frank said.The horse whinnied angrily."I don't think so,"Percy guessed. "He just said, 'I will trample you to death, silly Chinese Canadian baby man'.
- Rick Riordan, The Son of Neptune

2. trample

verb. ['ˈtræmpəl'] injure by trampling or as if by trampling.

Synonyms

  • injure

Antonyms

  • consonant
  • unsound

Etymology

  • -le (English)
  • -el (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • tramp (English)

3. trample

noun. ['ˈtræmpəl'] the sound of heavy treading or stomping.

Synonyms

  • trampling

Antonyms

  • misbehave
  • uncoiled

Etymology

  • -le (English)
  • -el (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • tramp (English)

4. trample

verb. ['ˈtræmpəl'] walk on and flatten.

Synonyms

  • tread down
  • tramp down

Antonyms

  • unhealthy
  • unfit
  • injured

Etymology

  • -le (English)
  • -el (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • tramp (English)
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