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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

  • advised by her doctor to examine her breasts regularly for 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 stupid person

  • gazed disgustedly at the lump her daughter had married
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dumb cluck

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6 a big clumsy often slow-witted person

  • standing next to those ballet dancers, with their graceful way of moving, 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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