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Verb
Hit or strike heavily, especially with the fist or a blunt implement
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“At this point I thump my fist down onto my desk and toss my hair defiantly.”
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To strike or hit repeatedly
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“I was a shy schoolboy who was too shy to read in class without his heart thumping so loud that everybody could hear.”
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To throb, especially with a thumping sound
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“Even as she started to back away, he turned and her heart began to thump madly.”
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To move clumsily or ploddingly
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To penalize someone for wrongdoing
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To direct something with great force
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To push or force (someone or something) violently and suddenly into a particular physical position or state
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To help or give aid to
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Press for political action
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To produce a recurrent tapping sound or indicate by such a sound
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To kick (something) hard in a specified direction
Noun
Plural for a dull, heavy blow with a person's fist or a blunt implement
“How can he claim damages when he has not only left the stable door open but has sent out the horse with a hefty good-luck thump on its backside?”
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Plural for a heavy deadened sound
“There was a tiny thump and perhaps what sounded like papers whishing around.”
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Plural for the regular throbbing of the heart, an artery etc.
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Plural for a sound made by or resembling that of a drum
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Plural for a state of concealment
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Plural for the sound made by a stepping motion or movement
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