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English definition of “thumping”

thumping

adjective [before noun] uk   /ˈθʌm.pɪŋ/ informal us  
very big or important: a thumping defeat/victory They won by a thumping majority.EnormousBig and quite big thumping headache a bad headache that is felt in strong, painful beatsHeadaches and dizziness

thumping

adverb uk   /ˈθʌm.pɪŋ/ informal us  
extremely or importantly: I'm not carrying that thumping great thing around with me!Very and extremeComplete and wholeIntensifying expressions
(Definition of thumping from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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