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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A fall or blow that causes a sound.; clunk.

Usage examples (30)
  • I fell off my pink cloud with a thud.
  • Teachers told the students that the thud was a stone falling from the rooftop, but most didn't believe the story.
  • thud " thud " The "thuds" came from the heavy boots, not the sword.
  • (That "thud" sound you just heard were people in the Red States fainting.) for more
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