Tramp
Tramp Tramp, n. 1. A foot journey or excursion; as, to go on a tramp; a long tramp. --Blackie. [1913 Webster]

2. A foot traveler; a tramper; often used in a bad sense for a vagrant or wandering vagabond. --Halliwell. [1913 Webster]

3. The sound of the foot, or of feet, on the earth, as in marching. --Sir W. Scott. [1913 Webster]

4. A tool for trimming hedges. [1913 Webster]

5. A plate of iron worn to protect the sole of the foot, or the shoe, when digging with a spade. [1913 Webster]


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