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flump

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verb \ˈfləmp\

Definition of flump

  1. intransitive verb
  2. :  to move or fall suddenly and heavily flumped down into the chair

  3. transitive verb
  4. :  to place or drop with a flump

Origin and Etymology of flump

imitative


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flump

noun

Definition of flump

  1. :  a dull heavy sound (as of a fall)

First Known Use of flump

1767


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