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lump

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1 a small uneven mass
  • She dumped a lump of clay on the table and started to sculpt.
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2 a small rounded mass of swollen tissue
  • I got a good-sized lump on my head from that fall.
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3 an abnormal mass of tissue
  • She was advised by her doctor to get regular mammograms to detect unusual lumps.
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4 failure to win a contest
  • You can't win all the time, so learn to take your lumps in stride.
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5 a big clumsy often slow-witted person
  • Standing next to those ballet dancers, with their delicate features and lithe bodies, I felt like a lump.
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lump

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1 to bring together in one body or place
  • When we lumped all of our pocket change together, we found that we had just enough a buy a carton of ice cream.
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get together

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2 to move heavily or clumsily
  • While I was on crutches, I was lumping about the house like an elephant.
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