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romp

romp

 
pronunciation:
ramp
parts of speech:
intransitive verb, noun
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part of speech: intransitive verb
inflections: romped, romping, romps
definition 1: to move or play in a carefree and lively or boisterous manner.
synonyms:
caper, cavort, frisk, frolic, gambol, rollick
similar words:
bounce, dance, play, sashay
definition 2: to accomplish or perform something without apparent effort.
She romped through her lessons.
synonyms:
breeze, float, glide
similar words:
fly, sashay, skim, whiz
 
part of speech: noun
definition 1: lively, boisterous, or humorous play; frolic.
synonyms:
frisk, gambol
similar words:
caper, frolic
definition 2: a fast or apparently effortless pace.
The horse won the race in a romp.
synonyms:
clip, rush, whirl, whiz
derivations: rompingly (adv.), romper (n.)
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