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Definition of Trample


  1. To tread under foot; to tread down; to prostrate by treading; as, to trample grass or flowers.
  2. Fig.: To treat with contempt and insult.
  3. To tread with force and rapidity; to stamp.
  4. To tread in contempt; -- with on or upon.
  5. The act of treading under foot; also, the sound produced by trampling.

Trample Quotations

My life is fair game for anybody. I spent an unhappy, penniless childhood in Brooklyn. I had to slug my way up in a town called Hollywood where people love to trample you to death. I don't relax because I don't know how. I don't want to know how. Life is too short to relax.
Susan Hayward

I don't run away from a challenge because I am afraid. Instead, I run toward it because the only way to escape fear is to trample it beneath your feet.
Nadia Comaneci

Faith must trample under foot all reason, sense, and understanding.
Martin Luther

I think that the leaf of a tree, the meanest insect on which we trample, are in themselves arguments more conclusive than any which can be adduced that some vast intellect animates Infinity.
Percy Bysshe Shelley

We make a ladder for ourselves of our vices, if we trample those same vices underfoot.
Saint Augustine
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Trample Translations

trample in German is trampeln
trample in Spanish is pisotear
trample in Swedish is trampa, trampa ner
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