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The officer hit the ground with a sickening thud. The Sun (2010)The blockbuster season was launched to the sound of a thud thanks to this leaden sequel. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The front door closed behind him with a dull thud. Times, Sunday Times (2008)The dull thud of leather on willow. The Sun (2013)As she helped clear up the mess, she felt a heavy thud on her upper back. The Sun (2014)One of the men heard a thud, then a groan and another thud. Times, Sunday Times (2009) Hearing a loud thud, he went outside and raised the alarm. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Finally they heard the thud of the American choppers. The Sun (2014)I heard his head hit the floor like a thud. The Sun (2008)A dull thud could then be heard. Times, Sunday Times (2010)I can still hear the dull thud as the door met the knuckles of his outstretched hand. Times, Sunday Times (2016)We heard this almighty thud. The Sun (2015)There, they wait until they hear either the thud of impact or the all-clear. Times, Sunday Times (2014)He said: 'We heard a big thud on the front door. The Sun (2012)There is a sickening thud as she's hit - and is left lying motionless in the road. The Sun (2013)I have memories of being in bed, hearing a horrible thud and my dad crying out in pain as he hit his head again. Times, Sunday Times (2012)

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Translations for 'thud'

British English: thud NOUN
A thud is a dull sound, such as that which a heavy object makes when it hits something soft.
She tripped and fell with a sickening thud.
  • American English: thud
  • Brazilian Portuguese: baque
  • Chinese: 沉闷声
  • European Spanish: golpe sordo
  • French: bruit sourdN
  • German: dumpfes Geräusch
  • Italian: tonfo
  • Japanese: ドスンという音
  • Korean:
  • European Portuguese: baque
  • Spanish: golpe sordo
British English: thud VERB
If something thuds somewhere, it makes a dull sound, usually when it falls onto or hits something else.
She ran up the stairs, her bare feet thudding on the wood.
  • American English: thud
  • Brazilian Portuguese: fazer um ruído seco
  • Chinese: 砰的一声掉下
  • European Spanish: golpear fuertemente
  • French: faire un bruit sourdN
  • German: dumpf aufschlagen
  • Italian: fare un rumore sordo
  • Japanese: ドスンという音を立てる
  • Korean: >퍽무거운 물건이 떨어지는 둔탁한 소리
  • European Portuguese: fazer um ruído seco
  • Spanish: golpear fuertemente

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