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English definition of “thud”

thud

noun [C]     /θʌd/
the sound that is made when something heavy falls or hits something else : The boy fell to the ground with a thud. I could hear the thud of horses ' hoofs down the track .Sounds made by objects, movement or impact thud     verb [I] (plural -dd-)
(Definition of thud noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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