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Definition of Tramp

Tramp

  1. To tread upon forcibly and repeatedly; to trample.
  2. To travel or wander through; as, to tramp the country.
  3. To cleanse, as clothes, by treading upon them in water.
  4. To travel; to wander; to stroll.
  5. A foot journey or excursion; as, to go on a tramp; a long tramp.
  6. A foot traveler; a tramper; often used in a bad sense for a vagrant or wandering vagabond.
  7. The sound of the foot, or of feet, on the earth, as in marching.
  8. A tool for trimming hedges.
  9. A plate of iron worn to protect the sole of the foot, or the shoe, when digging with a spade.

Tramp Quotations

A tramp, a gentleman, a poet, a dreamer, a lonely fellow, always hopeful of romance and adventure.
Charlie Chaplin

A man can sleep around, no questions asked, but if a woman makes nineteen or twenty mistakes she's a tramp.
Joan Rivers

Comedy comes from a place of hurt. Charlie Chaplin was starving and broke in London, and that's where he got his character 'the tramp' from. It's a bad situation that he transformed into comedic one.
Chris Tucker

I loved Disney. 'Fantasia' was my first, favorite Disney movie. And it just kept going. I loved 'Bambi.' I loved 'Cinderella,' 'Lady and the Tramp' and 'Snow White' and even 'Mary Poppins' which wasn't even fully animated - it was just a little bit animated. They were such a part of my growing up years; I was just very connected to them.
Anika Noni Rose

I modelled my looks on the town tramp.
Dolly Parton
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Tramp Translations

tramp in French is clochard, chemineau
tramp in German is Landstreicher, Strauchdieb, Landstreicher
tramp in Italian is vagabondaggio
tramp in Spanish is golondrino, puta, paso pesado, vagabundo
tramp in Swedish is lastfartyg, luffare, landstrykare
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