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Meaning of "flump" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF FLUMP

flump  [flʌmp] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF FLUMP

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Flump is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES FLUMP MEAN IN ENGLISH?

The Flumps

The Flumps is a children's programme produced in 1976 by David Yates. It was broadcast by the BBC many times from 1977 to 1988.

Definition of flump in the English dictionary

The definition of flump in the dictionary is an onomatopoeic word used to describe a dull, thudding sound produced by flumping; thud, thump.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH FLUMP


bump
bʌmp
chump
tʃʌmp
clump
klʌmp
crump
krʌmp
dump
dʌmp
gump
ɡʌmp
high-jump
ˈhaɪˌdʒʌmp
hump
hʌmp
jump
dʒʌmp
lump
lʌmp
plump
plʌmp
pump
pʌmp
rump
rʌmp
slump
slʌmp
stump
stʌmp
sump
sʌmp
thump
θʌmp
trump
trʌmp
tump
tʌmp
ump
ʌmp

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE FLUMP

flukier
flukiest
flukily
flukiness
fluky
flume
flummeries
flummery
flummox
flummoxed
flung
flunitrazepam
flunk
flunker
flunkeydom
flunkeyish
flunkeyism
flunkies
flunky
flunkyism

WORDS THAT END LIKE FLUMP

air pump
breast lump
breast pump
broad jump
fist bump
fuel pump
heat pump
high jump
long jump
on the jump
on the stump
parachute jump
refuse dump
schlump
shlump
sugar lump
the high jump
the lump
the Slump
vacuum pump

Synonyms and antonyms of flump in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «flump» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF FLUMP

Find out the translation of flump to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of flump from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «flump» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

flump
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

flump
570 millions of speakers

English

flump
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

धीमा शोर
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

flump
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

flump
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

flump
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

ধূপ করিয়া পড়া
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

flump
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Flump
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

flump
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

flump
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

flump
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Flump
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

đi bước nặng nề
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

flump
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

धपकन
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

güm
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

Flump
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

flump
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

flump
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

flump
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

flump
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

geklop
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

flump
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

flump
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of flump

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «FLUMP»

The term «flump» is regularly used and occupies the 66.210 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «FLUMP» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about flump

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «FLUMP»

Discover the use of flump in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to flump and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Sungleams and shadows [poems].
Out upon the wintry gale : Flump, flump, flump, flump, Rings the sturdy thresher's flail. In the middle of the barn, Round his head the threshel goes, While old Goody spins her yarn, In the cottage by the close ; Thump, thump, thump, thump, .
Edward Capern, 1881
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The English Dialect Dictionary, Being the Complete ...
(1870) ; Glo.' Brks.! This word has much the same meaning as 'vlop,' except that ' vlump' usually indicates also that there was dull sounding noise in the fall. 5511!. 1 A come down sitch a flump. Ken.l She came down with a flump on the floor.
Joseph Wright, 1900
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Hide & Seek
Pa got his hands up, got his legs into position. Can you believe he still had to watch his feet? Eyed the bag then hit it. Flump. 'Focus, Focus, Dom. Come on, mate. Hit it.' Pa did a combination: Flump. Flump. Flump. 'You piss me about, Dom, we ...
Clare Sambrook, 2005
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Hide And Seek
Claire Sambrook. Otis clicked the stopwatch. Serve him right if Pa keeled over dead. Pa got his hands up, got his legs into position. Can you believe he still had to watch his feet? Eyed the bag then hit it. Flump. 'Focus. Focus, Dom. Come on ...
Claire Sambrook, 2010
5
Schrodinger's Rabbits: The Many Worlds of Quantum
TABLE 7-1 List of All Possible Games XIG flump WIBBLE nias AG choo GAH god 1 wins XIG flump WIBBLE nias AG choo DOH gah FIZZ god 1 wins XIG flump WIBBLE nias AG choo DOH fizz GAH god 1 wins XIG flump WIBBLE nias AG choo ...
Colin Bruce, 2004
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Hard Ground: Woods Cop Stories
“Thud, then flump,” several voices said in unison, and Vesco turned and looked at the gawker chorus. There was one group ofperhaps seven or eight, and they all had small, distant eyes that sparkled. “Thud, then flomp?” Vesco said.
Joseph Heywood, 2013
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The Rules of Inheritance: A Memoir
Flump, flump, flump. THE RECOVERY IS much more painful than I anticipated. I was so focused on the procedure that I hadn't imagined what it would be like if I actually got through it. I spend five days in the hospital while a winter storm rages  ...
Claire Bidwell Smith, 2012
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The Routledge Dictionary of Historical Slang
flump. , v. To fall, or be set down, violently, thumpingly, or hurriedly: coll: v.i., 1816 ; v.t., 1830; as adv., 1790. Thackeray, 'Chairs were flumped down on the floor.' ?a blend of FLOP and thump.
Eric Partridge, 2003
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The Fall of Light
They took a room in a boardinghouse run by a woman red-faced and large. She was Mrs. Flump. She wore an apron tied about her from neck to knee and within such lost all shape but was a great mound smelling variously of flour and carbolic  ...
Niall Williams, 2009
10
Rear View Mirror
We talk about how well he pulled that whole thing off, still cracking up. We are almost to the house and I'm feeling chipper now. All of the sudden I hear a funny sound. It was sort of a thud. Then I hear a flump, flump, flump, flump, flump.
Cindy Callinsky, 2006

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «FLUMP»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term flump is used in the context of the following news items.
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Couple setting off on journey of a lifetime in their VW camper van
Bob, 68, and wife Jackie Bell, bought the 1971 bay window camper van nine years ago, which is affectionately known as Flump. Jackie, 55, of ... «Clacton and Frinton Gazette, Jun 15»
2
Know the Prospect: Frank Kaminsky
Back again, stingy as ever. Biting at the hind-quarters of all my non-supporters. Today we flump out the most flumpiest guy projected to go in the ... «Posting and Toasting, Jun 15»
3
Horizon Shift Out Now, Launch Video/Screens Available
Developed by Flump Studios and published by Kiss LTD, Horizon Shift is a blend of classic arcade shooter and platform gamer, with wave after ... «Gamers Hell, May 15»
4
New Trailer Released for Horizon Shift
Flump Studios has released some excellent indie shooters so far in the form of Pester and the Super Killer Hornet games. Now they're back ... «Hardcore Gamer, Apr 15»
5
The 13 Ways All Moms Get Woken Up (Hint: It's Never An Internal …
The double-bed-bounce and flump is a popular tactic. Pray they don't land on your stomach and/or throat. The Beating: Subtly different from ... «Huffington Post, Apr 15»
6
Caribbean island-hopping: Antigua, St Kitts and Tobago
... and roaring, bounding forth in acres of galloping foam, or undercut by one another, collapsing on to the sand with a disappointed flump. «Telegraph.co.uk, Mar 15»
7
Arizona, Phoenix: Golf in the Valley of the Sun
As the fairway narrows, the hole denies any margin of error—assuring any hook or slice will flump into the Sonoran rough. While male golfers ... «Toronto Star, Mar 15»
8
Me Versus Japan's UFO Catchers
My face shone with the brilliance of 1000 suns as the cuddly toy bounced with a soft flump into the win box. I had done it. I was the proud owner ... «Clapway, Mar 15»
9
Mindy Hammond spends her weekend doing a bit of DIY
Richard's gone off abroad and life is steadily getting back to normal – except it's very, very cold in our house. Flump the Aga is red in the face, ... «Express.co.uk, Jan 15»
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8 awesome Christmas gifts for food lovers - from a candy floss maker …
That's right, you are not imagining this – it is now possible to have your very own face printed directly onto a flump! And not just any old flump, ... «Metro, Dec 14»
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« EDUCALINGO. Flump [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/flump>. Jan 2019 ».
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