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stompverb [I/T]

 us   /stɑmp/
to put ​yourfoot down so that it ​hits the ​ground with a lot of ​force, or to ​walk with ​heavysteps: [I always + adv/prep] She had ​waitedhours already and was about to stomp away ​furiously.
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stompverb

uk   /stɒmp/  us   /stɑːmp/
[I usually + adv/prep] to ​walk with ​intentionallyheavysteps, ​especially as a way of ​showing that you are ​annoyed: She stomped up the ​stairs and ​slammed her ​bedroomdoor. He ​woke up in a ​badmood and stomped off to the ​bathroom. [I or T] US (UK stamp) to put a ​foot down on the ​ground hard and ​quickly, making a ​loudnoise, often to show ​anger: The little ​boy was stomping his ​foot and ​refusing to take his ​medicine. She ​stood by the ​road, st0mping her ​feet to ​staywarm. I ​wish those ​peopleupstairs would ​stop stomping around. Why did you stomp on that ​insect?
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