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  • n. Plural form of yomp.
  • v. Third-person singular simple present indicative form of yomp.


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  • David Shrigley's scowling animated hairy giant, naked but for his boots, yomps around the perimeter of the circle, scary and comic at the same time.

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  • Winter: walks to the local park; yomps through Epping Forest in the low winter light.

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  • They are fantastic for camping, for blackberrying, for throwing on after a swim, for yomps through the forest and for all those many English summer days that don't turn out to be quite as warm as you hoped.

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  • The convention itself, held at the Cedar Court Hotel, was quite neatly laid out, with all the main rooms, all easily and quickly accessible, no expeditionary yomps down long, lonely corridors to reach a distant annexe.

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  • I'm starting to think that the Royal Marines won't go to war unless they're told that there'll be lots of mud and long yomps to be had.

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