whomp definition by Webster's New World
Webster's New World College Dictionary Copyright © 2010 by Wiley Publishing, Inc., Cleveland, Ohio. Used by arrangement with John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
- to hit or strike heavily and loudly; thump
- to defeat decisively
the act or sound of whomping
whomp definition by American Heritage Dictionary
The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th edition Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
A loud, heavy blow or thud.verb whomped, whomp·ing, whomps verb, transitive
- To hit or strike.
- To defeat soundly; trounce: whomped the opposing team.
- To prepare or make, especially with little effort. Often used with up: “Meanwhile, you whomp up yams and spuds and bake your pies” (Garrison Keillor).
To hit or strike with a whomp.
whomp - Phrases/Idioms
Informal to prepare quickly; whip up