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ˈtræm pəltram·ple

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. trample, trampling(verb)

    the sound of heavy treading or stomping

    "he heard the trample of many feet"

  2. tread, trample(verb)

    tread or stomp heavily or roughly

    "The soldiers trampled across the fields"

  3. trample(verb)

    injure by trampling or as if by trampling

    "The passerby was trampled by an elephant"

  4. tramp down, trample, tread down(verb)

    walk on and flatten

    "tramp down the grass"; "trample the flowers"


  1. trample(Noun)

    the sound of heavy footsteps

  2. trample(Verb)

    To crush and destroy something by walking on it.

  3. trample(Verb)

    To treat someone harshly.

  4. trample(Verb)

    To walk heavily and destructively.

  5. trample(Verb)

    To cause emotional injury as if by trampling.

  6. Origin: Frequentative form of tramp.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Trample(verb)

    to tread under foot; to tread down; to prostrate by treading; as, to trample grass or flowers

  2. Trample(verb)

    fig.: To treat with contempt and insult

  3. Trample(verb)

    to tread with force and rapidity; to stamp

  4. Trample(verb)

    to tread in contempt; -- with on or upon

  5. Trample(noun)

    the act of treading under foot; also, the sound produced by trampling

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Trample

    tramp′l, v.t. to tread under foot: to tread with pride, to insult.—v.i. to tread in contempt: to tread forcibly and rapidly.—n. a trampling.—n. Tramp′ler. [A freq. of tramp.]

Anagrams for trample »

  1. templar, Templar

  2. Templar

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of trample in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of trample in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of trample in a Sentence

  1. Tom Wong:

    We would have to trample on individual liberties.

  2. Robert G. Ingersoll:

    I am the inferior of any man whose rights I trample under foot.

  3. Saint Augustine:

    We make ourselves a ladder out of our vices if we trample the vices themselves underfoot.

  4. Xavier Becerra:

    Today's court ruling stops another attempt by the Trump Administration to trample on women's access to basic reproductive care.

  5. Robert Green Ingersoll:

    I am inferior of any man whose rights I trample under foot. Men are not superior by reason of the accidents of race or color. They are superior who have the best heart--the best brain.

Images & Illustrations of trample

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