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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • abbr. Philippine Islands

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  • v. Simple past tense and past participle of yomp.


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  • Others, like us, yomped up the staggering amount of steps to take in the view from the upper gallery.

    The Guardian World News

  • We yomped, agonisingly through what felt like 12 inch deep sphagnum moss for days, and did every other torture known to man - and I crawled home at the end with the tan from first overseas holiday lying by the pool in the Canaries the fortnight before long forgotten. news business sport the Daily Telegraph newspaper Sunday Telegraph

  • The teams yomped a distance of 50km, carrying full personal kit and additional equipment weighing up to 60lbs, on a two-day patrolling mission against advancing enemy patrols.

    WalesOnline - Home

  • i was there in 82 (RM Recce Tp) and went back down in 2007 yomped for 3 days over part of the route you cant re create what was there in 82 just not possible.

    Army Rumour Service


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