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Trample not on any; there may be some work of grace there, that thou knowest not of.

Trample me with the blessed weight of the adorable feet which crushed the serpent!

Trample out Protestantism; or drive it into remote nooks, where under sad conditions it might protract an unnoticed existence.

Trample, too, upon that parliament in their turn, and scornfully expel them as soon as they gave him ground of dissatisfaction?

"Trample on my feelings as much as you like," and as he arranged Sylvia's cushions he gave a second sharp glance at her face.

WORD ORIGIN

late 14c., "to walk heavily," frequentative form of tramp. Transitive sense is first found 1520s. Related: Trampled; trampling.

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