whomp up
transitive verb Date: 1949 to stir up ; arouse

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • whomp up — verb prepare or cook quickly or hastily • Syn: ↑whip up • Topics: ↑cooking, ↑cookery, ↑preparation • Hypernyms: ↑cook, ↑fix, ↑ready, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • whomp up — verb a) To produce quickly, particularly a meal. Why dont I just whomp up some scrambled eggs while youre waiting? b) To incite or generate. The artists latest stunt was obviously an attempt to whomp up some cheap publicity. See Also …   Wiktionary

  • whomp up — Synonyms and related words: ad lib, assemble, bat out, botch, build, bungle, cast, compose, compound, concoct, construct, cook up, create, dash off, devise, do anyhow, do by halves, do carelessly, do offhand, elaborate, erect, evolve, extemporize …   Moby Thesaurus

  • whomp — ☆ whomp [hwämp, wämp ] vt. [echoic] Informal 1. to hit or strike heavily and loudly; thump 2. to defeat decisively n. the act or sound of whomping whomp up Informal to prepare quickly; whip up …   English World dictionary

  • whomp — /hwomp, womp/, Informal. n. 1. a loud, heavy blow, slap, bang, or the like: He fell with an awful whomp. v.t. 2. to defeat (a person, opposing team, etc.) decisively: We whomped the visiting team. 3. to slap or strike: to whomp the kids. v.i. 4.… …   Universalium

  • whomp — [[t](h)wɒmp, wɒmp[/t]] n. Informal. 1) inf a loud, heavy blow, slap, bang, or the like: He fell with an awful whomp[/ex] 2) inf to defeat decisively 3) inf to slap or strike 4) inf to make a banging or slapping noise 5) phv inf whomp up to stir… …   From formal English to slang

  • whomp something up — produce something quickly I might whomp up a couple of gallons of spaghetti sauce …   Useful english dictionary

  • whomp N. Amer. — whomp N. Amer. [wɒmp] informal verb 1》 strike heavily; thump. 2》 (whomp something up) produce something quickly. noun a thump. Origin 1920s: imitative …   English new terms dictionary

  • whomp — v. 1.to hit someone; 2. to beat someone at something; 3. to accelerate the car really really fast, gas it. 1. i m gonna whomp you. 2.we whomped up on them. 3. whomp it! we can make it through this light …   Dictionary of american slang

  • whomp — v. 1.to hit someone; 2. to beat someone at something; 3. to accelerate the car really really fast, gas it. 1. i m gonna whomp you. 2.we whomped up on them. 3. whomp it! we can make it through this light …   Dictionary of american slang

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