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dumpy

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adjective \ˈdəm-pē\

Simple Definition of dumpy

  • : short and fat

  • : dirty and in bad condition

Full Definition of dumpy

dump·i·erdump·i·est

  1. 1 :  being short and thick in build :  squat

  2. 2 :  shabby, dingy

dump·i·ly play \-pə-lē\ adverb
dump·i·ness play \-pē-nəs\ noun

Examples of dumpy

  1. a dumpy guy in his forties

  2. <dumpy little men trying to look like tough guys>



Origin of dumpy

English dialect dump lump


First Known Use: 1750

Rhymes with dumpy


DUMPY Defined for Kids

dumpy

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adjective \ˈdəm-pē\

Definition of dumpy

dump·i·erdump·i·est

  1. :  having a short and round body





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