thump, thumping, clump, clunk, thud(verb)
a heavy dull sound (as made by impact of heavy objects)
make a dull sound
"the knocker thudded against the front door"
strike with a dull sound
"Bullets were thudding against the wall"
crump, thud, scrunch(verb)
make a noise typical of an engine lacking lubricants
The sound of a dull impact.
Republic F-105 Thunderchief jet ground attack fighter, after the sound it makes when it crashed into the North Vietnamese countryside, due to its high rate of loss.
To make the sound of a dull impact.
a dull sound without resonance, like that produced by striking with, or striking against, some comparatively soft substance; also, the stroke or blow producing such sound; as, the thrud of a cannon ball striking the earth
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
thud, n. a dull, hollow sound, caused by a blow or a heavy body falling: a loud noise, concussion, or blast.—v.i. to make a thudding sound: (Scot.) to move quickly.—v.t. (Scot.) to beat, strike. [A.S. þóden, noise.]
The New Hacker's Dictionary
1. Yet another metasyntactic variable (see foo). It is reported that at CMU from the mid-1970s the canonical series of these was ‘foo’, ‘bar’, ‘thud’, ‘blat’. 2. Rare term for the hash character, ‘#’ (ASCII 0100011). See ASCII for other synonyms.
The numerical value of THUD in Chaldean Numerology is: 1
The numerical value of THUD in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8
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