Tikibu: pronunciation dictionary with use examples

Word: tramped
IPA transcription: [tɹ'æmpt]
Usage examples
  • "No fear of that; I've tramped round all summer, and know my way like an Indian.
  • As he tramped along he suddenly heard a voice saying: 'Vassili! where are you going?'
  • All tramped, kicked, plunged, shouldered, and jostled, doing as little service with as much tumult as could well be imagined.
  • What cared these argonauts, who had tramped across the width of the continent, that the lofty mountains raised a sheer wall between them and their treasure?
  • So, when he was to go up the steps in the evening, he tramped and stamped so on the way, that they had to beg him to tread softly lest the King should come to know it.
  • The tire bore this simple inscription: "Rebecca Winters, aged 50 years." The hoofs of stock tramped the sunken grave and trod it into dust, but the arch of the tire remained to defy the strength of thoughtless hands that would have removed it.
  • I tramped through the puddles and under the showery trees, mourning for Marguerite Gauthier as if she had died only yesterday, sighing with the spirit of 1840, which had sighed so much, and which had reached me only that night, across long years and several languages, through the person of an infirm old actress.