womp womp

womp womp

A humorous phrase used to indicate or highlight minor disappointment. It mimics the sad trombone noise often used as a trope in movies and TV shows. I tried to stop at that boutique on my way home from work, but it was already closed. Womp womp.
See also: womp
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Womp womp "Used to dismiss or to mock a failure, loss, or the like.
"So long, Sears!" appeared on the station's Facebook page under the words "WOMP WOMP! Sears files for bankruptcy ..." The gleeful tone struck many as insensitive to the plight of those losing their jobs.
One more thing: Would Moritz kindly explain to us uneducated rednecks the meaning of "womp womp" in the middle of a sentence?
Former Trump campaign manager Corey Lewandowski was lambasted Tuesday by critics and colleagues after a Fox News segment in which he gave a mocking "Womp womp" response to a story about a 10-year-old girl with Down syndrome who was allegedly separated from her mom.
Columnist John Podhoretz wrote: 'Womp womp will be the sound Corey Lewandowski's soul makes as it descends to Hell.'
The smallest things amuse me, like the fact that there will be this trigger where the string reverberates and you can make that really cool dubby "womp womp" sound.
It was amazing, making this 'womp womp womp' sound, a funky, 70s sound," he says.
"I remember our producer had this new toy to play with, so he plugged it in and it was amazing, making this like 'womp womp womp' sound, a really funky, 70s sound," he explains.
"So long, Sears!" appeared on the ABC-owned station's Facebook page under the words: "WOMP WOMP! Sears files for bankruptcy ..." The gleeful tone of the post struck many as insensitive to the plight of those losing their jobs with the 132-year-old company.
After joining the campaign, Manafort promptly wrested control from Corey Lewandowski ("womp womp") in time for the Republican National Convention in Cleveland, where the Republican Party weirdly changed its platform so that it no longer supported Ukrainian resistance to the Russian occupation of the Crimean Peninsula.
"New Zealand" quickly became a trending term on the mini blogosphere, but most people deemed to have a "womp womp" attitude when nothing actually happened on Dec.
"Womp womp," Lewandowski, President Trump's former campaign manager said.