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stomp / stämp; stômp/ • v. [intr.] tread heavily and noisily, typically in order to show anger: Martin stomped off to the spare room. ∎  [intr.] (stomp on) tread heavily or stamp on: I stomped on the accelerator. ∎  [tr.] deliberately trample or tread heavily on: Cobb proceeded to kick and stomp him viciously. ∎  [tr.] stamp (one's feet). ∎  [intr.] dance with heavy stamping steps.• n. inf. (in jazz or popular music) a tune or song with a fast tempo and a heavy beat. ∎  a lively dance performed to such music, involving heavy stamping.DERIVATIVES: stomp·er n.stomp·y adj.

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