Trample is defined as to treat harshly or crush with the feet.(verb)
An example of trample is squashing flowers while walking through a garden bed.
See trample in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: ME trampelen, freq. of trampen: see tramp
See trample in American Heritage Dictionary 4
verb tram·pled, tram·pling, tram·ples verb, transitive
Origin: Middle English tramplen
Origin: , frequentative of trampen, to tramp; see tramp.
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