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Definition of Ramp


  1. To spring; to leap; to bound; to rear; to prance; to become rampant; hence, to frolic; to romp.
  2. To move by leaps, or as by leaps; hence, to move swiftly or with violence.
  3. To climb, as a plant; to creep up.
  4. A leap; a spring; a hostile advance.
  5. A highwayman; a robber.
  6. A romping woman; a prostitute.
  7. Any sloping member, other than a purely constructional one, such as a continuous parapet to a staircase.
  8. A short bend, slope, or curve, where a hand rail or cap changes its direction.
  9. An inclined plane serving as a communication between different interior levels.
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Ramp Translations

ramp in French is rampe
ramp in German is Rampe
ramp in Italian is rampa
ramp in Spanish is rampa