thud


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Synonyms for thud

Synonyms for thud

a stroke or blow, especially one that produces a sound

to make a dull sound by or as if by striking a surface with a heavy object

Synonyms for thud

a heavy dull sound (as made by impact of heavy objects)

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make a dull sound

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strike with a dull sound

make a noise typical of an engine lacking lubricants

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IN THE days before the Scottish Qualifications Authority could text, every teenager with their exam results had to wait for the brown envelope to thud through the letterbox.