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verb [intransitive/transitive] British informal     yomp pronunciation in British English
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present tense
present participleyomping
past tenseyomped
past participleyomped
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  1. 1
    if soldiers yomp, they march over difficult ground carrying heavy packs

    an SAS soldier in full gear yomping across mountainous terrain

    They’ve been on a training exercise yomping 30 miles through the cold, wet, wind and snow.

    This meaning is based on one submitted to the Open Dictionary from United Kingdom on 01/06/2015
  2. 2
    to walk fast over difficult ground

    Having eaten lunch it was time to yomp back to the car.

    This meaning is based on one submitted to the Open Dictionary from United Kingdom on 01/06/2015


a lifestyle focussing on simple pleasures such as comfort and cosiness in the home, and spending time with friends and family

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