make a noise typical of an engine lacking lubricants
- strike with a dull noise
- make a dull sound
- a heavy dull noise (as created by effect of hefty things)
- A dull sound without resonance that way from striking with or hitting against some comparatively smooth substance also the stroke or blow creating such sound given that thrud of a cannon basketball striking the planet earth
- to produce or strike to be able to make a lifeless noise or thud
- A dull sound without resonance, like this created by striking with, or striking against, some relatively soft substance; additionally, the stroke or blow making such noise; since, the thrud of a cannon-ball hitting our planet.
(letter.) A dull sound without resonance, like that made by striking with, or hitting against, some relatively soft material; additionally, the swing or blow creating such sound; as, the thrud of a cannon ball hitting the earth.
He tossed it on the table with a thud then set the compass on top.