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Similar words: clump · lumpy · plump · slump · bump · dump · hump · jump · lamp · limp
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lump

1. noun piece of substance2. noun FOOD sugar cube3. noun solid mass in liquid4. noun MED hard swelling5. noun stupid or lazy person6. noun overweight person7. verb categorise together
phrases
1 noun piece of substancecnap masc1  c m ucnapán masc1  c m umeall masc1  c m udaba masc4  c m uhe broke it into lumps rinne sé cnapáin de, bhris sé ina dhabaí éput a lump of butter on the pan cuir meall ime ar an bhfriochtánan asteroid is a lump of rock and ice is meall carraige agus oighir é an t-astaróideacha lump of coal cnap guail, daba guail 2 noun FOOD sugar cubecnap masc1  c m ucnapán masc1  c m u one lump or two? cnap amháin nó péire?
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3 noun solid mass in liquidcnap masc1  c m ucnapán masc1  c m uthere are lumps in the gravy tá cnapanna san anlann, tá an t-anlann téachta 4 noun MED hard swellingmeall masc1  c m ucnap masc1  c m ushe found a lump on her breast tháinig sí ar mheall ina cíochthe blow left a large lump on his temple d'fhág an buille cnapán mór ar a uisinn 5 noun informal stupid or lazy personit's tomorrow, you great lump amárach atá ann, a leibide; amárach atá ann, a ghamaila big lazy lump stróinse, leadaí, falsóir gan úsáid, liairne na leisce 6 noun informal overweight personplobaire masc4  c m ubleitheach masc  c m useibineach masc 7 verb categorise together TRANSITIVEdon't lump us with them ná cuir muidne agus iadsan sa bhád céanna, ná measc muidne leosan
phrases

a lump in your throat

(also

a lump in the throat

) I had a lump in my throat bhí tocht orm, bhí tocht i mo scornach

like a lump of lead

he fell like a lump of lead thit sé mar a bheadh mála prátaí ann, thit sé de phleist

to lump it

informalyou'll have to lump it caithfidh tú cur suas leis, caithfidh tú é a iompar like it or lump it! olc maith leat é!; más maith dona é, caithfidh tú cur suas leis!

to take your lumps

(also

to get your lumps

) (especially US), informaldo chros a iompar