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lumbers

verb , present tense third-person singular of lumber

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1 to move heavily or clumsily
  • the elephant lumbered through the jungle
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2 to proceed or act clumsily or ineffectually
  • the novel's plot lumbers to its predictable conclusion after 500 long pages
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3 to make a low heavy rolling sound
  • the horse-drawn wagon lumbered along the trail
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4 to place a weight or burden on
  • preparations that will lumber the expedition with unnecessary equipment and supplies
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