What does THUD mean?

Definitions for THUDθʌd

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word THUD.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. thump, thumping, clump, clunk, thud(verb)

    a heavy dull sound (as made by impact of heavy objects)

  2. thud, thump(verb)

    make a dull sound

    "the knocker thudded against the front door"

  3. thud(verb)

    strike with a dull sound

    "Bullets were thudding against the wall"

  4. crump, thud, scrunch(verb)

    make a noise typical of an engine lacking lubricants


  1. thud(Noun)

    The sound of a dull impact.

  2. thud(Noun)

    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.

  3. thud(Verb)

    To make the sound of a dull impact.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Thud(noun)

    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

  1. Thud

    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. thud

    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.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of THUD in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of THUD in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Cole Bartiromo:

    Suddenly, out of nowhere I felt this thud in the front of my head.

  2. Rhome Nuttall:

    I think it was that big thud. I think that was cargo that shifted and that caused the boat to flip.

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