trampler

Definitions

  • The Trampler of the Moors
    The Trampler of the Moors
  • WordNet 3.6
    • n trampler someone who walks with a heavy noisy gait or who stamps on the ground
    • n trampler someone who injures by trampling
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Trampler One who tramples; one who treads down; as, a trampler on nature's law.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n trampler One who tramples.
    • n trampler A lawyer.
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Usage

In literature:

As a gambler and a man-trampler he had developed remarkable efficiency.
"Burning Daylight" by Jack London
In the end the trampler is much worse off than the trampled upon.
"The Copy-Cat and Other Stories" by Mary E. Wilkins Freeman
The work is severe upon the muscles of the legs and the tramplers have to be relieved every half hour.
"Modern India" by William Eleroy Curtis
Napoleon became the trampler of vineyards.
"Notable Events of the Nineteenth Century" by Various
The trampler upon presuming and recalcitrant ignorance.
"Renaissance in Italy, Volumes 1 and 2" by John Addington Symonds
No trampler; doesn't tramp up and down like an elephant.
"The Ivory Gate, a new edition" by Walter Besant
But as a trampler on current superstitions I was not taking any risks.
"Under One Flag" by Richard Marsh
But Ruggs was so intent on gathering up the tramplers of the colonel's lawn that he did not hear.
"Atlantic Narratives" by Mary Antin
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In poetry:

"By right divine we rule ye. God made ye but for us!"
Thus cry the lords of nations to the slaves whom they subdue.
Unclasp God's book of nature—its writings read not thus!
Hear! tramplers of the millions!—Hear! benders to the few!
"Our Destiny" by Ernest Jones

In news:

Walter Trampler , a violist who was a founding member of the Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center and who performed and recorded frequently with other chamber ensembles, died on Saturday at his home in Port Joli, Nova Scotia.
Walter Trampler, a violist who was a founding member of the Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center and who performed and recorded frequently with other chamber ensembles, died on Saturday at his home in Port Joli, Nova Scotia.
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