(noun, verb)


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

Similar word(s): clump, clunk, thud, thumping

Definition categories: event, sound

2. a heavy blow with the hand

Definition categories: act, blow


1. move rhythmically

Similar word(s): beat, pound

Definition categories: motion, move

2. make a dull sound

Similar word(s): thud

Definition categories: perception, go, sound

3. hit hard with the hand, fist, or some heavy instrument

- a bible-thumping Southern Baptist

Similar word(s): poke, pound

Definition categories: contact, hit

Sentences with thump as a verb:

- Dance music thumped from the nightclub entrance.