trample Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary Cambridge dictionaries logo
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Meaning of “trample” in the English Dictionary

"trample" in British English

See all translations

trampleverb [I or T, usually + prep]

uk   /ˈtræm.pəl/ us   /ˈtræm.pəl/
(Definition of trample from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"trample" in American English

See all translations

trampleverb [I/T]

us   /ˈtræm·pəl/
to step heavily on or crush someone or something: [T] The commuter in a hurry tramples anyone who gets in the way. [I] fig. An employer cannot trample on the rights of employees (= damage or destroy them).
(Definition of trample from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “trample”
in Korean 짓밟다…
in Arabic يَسْحَق…
in Malaysian memijak-mijak…
in French piétiner…
in Russian топтать…
in Chinese (Traditional) 踩, 踩,踐踏…
in Italian calpestare…
in Turkish çiğnemek, ayağı altında ezmek…
in Polish deptać…
in Spanish pisotear, dar pisotones, hollar…
in Vietnamese giậm, giẫm đạp…
in Portuguese pisar com força…
in Thai กระทืบ…
in German (zer-)trampeln…
in Catalan trepitjar…
in Japanese 踏みつける…
in Chinese (Simplified) 踩, 踩,践踏…
in Indonesian menginjak-injak…
What is the pronunciation of trample?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
Avoiding common errors with the word enough.
Avoiding common errors with the word enough.
by ,
May 25, 2016
by Liz Walter Enough is a very common word, but it is easy to make mistakes with it. You need to be careful about its position in a sentence, and the prepositions or verb patterns that come after it. I’ll start with the position of enough in the sentence. When we use it with a noun,

Read More 

Word of the Day

sunscreen

a substance that you put on your skin to prevent it from being damaged by the sun

Word of the Day

convo noun
convo noun
May 23, 2016
informal a conversation The convo around concussions mostly focuses on guys who play football, but Chastain thinks that this whole thing could be a headache for women too.

Read More