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yompverb [I]

uk   /jɒmp/  us   /jɑːmp/ UK
(often of ​soldiers) to ​walkquickly and ​energetically, usually while ​carrying a lot of ​equipment: Energetic ​types can be out before ​breakfast and yomp about the ​hills until 10 a.m.
noun [C] uk   us  
The ​captaincompleted a 30-mile yomp ​across Dartmoor with five ​minutes to ​spare.
(Definition of yomp from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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