Hyper Dictionary

English Dictionary Computer Dictionary Video Dictionary Thesaurus Dream Dictionary Medical Dictionary


Search Dictionary:  

Meaning of ROMP

Pronunciation:  râmp

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  gay or light-hearted recreational activity for diversion or amusement; "it was all done in play"; "their frolic in the surf threatened to become ugly"
  2. [n]  an easy victory
  3. [n]  a girl who behaves in a boyish manner
  4. [v]  win easily; "romp a race"
  5. [v]  play boisterously; "The children frolicked in the garden"; "the gamboling lambs in the meadows"; "The toddlers romped in the palyroom"
  6. [v]  run easily and fairly fast
 

ROMP is a 4 letter word that starts with R.

 

 Synonyms: caper, cavort, disport, frisk, frolic, frolic, gambol, gambol, hoyden, lark, lark about, laugher, play, rollick, run around, runaway, shoo-in, skylark, sport, tomboy, walkaway
 
 See Also: coquetry, dalliance, diversion, fille, flirt, flirtation, flirting, folly, foolery, girl, horseplay, indulgence, miss, missy, play, recreation, run, teasing, tomfoolery, toying, triumph, victory, win, word play, young lady, young woman

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. \Romp\, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Romped}; p. pr. & vb. n.
    {Romping}.] [A variant of ramp. See {Ramp} to leap,
    {Rampallian}.]
    To play rudely and boisterously; to leap and frisk about in
    play.
    
    
  2. \Romp\, n.
    1. A girl who indulges in boisterous play.
    
    
    
    2. Rude, boisterous play or frolic; rough sport.
    
             While romp-loving miss Is hauled about in gallantry
             robust.                               --Thomson.
    
    
 

 

COPYRIGHT © 2000-2013 HYPERDICTIONARY.COM HOME | ABOUT HYPERDICTIONARY