|1.||[ noun ] the act of subjecting to strong attack|
|2.||[ adjective ] being or resembling the noise of things striking or bumping together repeatedly|
|3.||[ noun ] a continuing very loud noise|
|4.||[ adjective ] (used informally) very large|
|Synonyms:||walloping thumping whopping humongous|
"a thumping loss"
|Related terms:||colloquialism large|