the upper front part of a boot or shoe.
As far a cross-trainers are concerned, there are four models available, all characterized by decisive and showy styling accented by a richly-detailed vamp .
(in jazz and popular music) a short, simple introductory passage, usually repeated several times until otherwise instructed.
Her section of the tune ends quickly, leading to an instrumental vamp with layers and layers of woodwinds and some nice acoustic guitar.
a woman who uses sexual attraction to exploit men.
The legend of Mata Hari is, for sure, the most enduring image of the female spy - the vamp who wheedles state secrets out of men by her seductive charms.