Meaning of TAMP in English

transcription, транскрипция: [ tæmp ]

( tamps, tamping, tamped)

If you tamp something, you press it down by tapping it several times so that it becomes flatter and more solid.

Then I tamp down the soil with the back of a rake...

Philpott tamped a wad of tobacco into his pipe.

VERB : V n with adv , V n prep / adv , also V n

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