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chump

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noun \ˈchəmp\

Simple Definition of chump

  • : a person who is easy to trick : a stupid or foolish person

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of chump

  1. :  fool, dupe

Examples of chump in a sentence

  1. <the guy trying to unload that used car must have thought that I was a chump>



Origin and Etymology of chump

perhaps blend of chunk and lump


First Known Use: 1876



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