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Ships are a strange kind of commodity because they're very lumpy, very big individual units, but they're commodities.
Wilbur Ross

Meaning of "lumpy" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF LUMPY

lumpy  [ˈlʌmpɪ] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF LUMPY

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Lumpy is an adjective.
The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

WHAT DOES LUMPY MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of lumpy in the English dictionary

The definition of lumpy in the dictionary is full of or having lumps. Other definition of lumpy is heavy or bulky.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH LUMPY


bumpy
ˈbʌmpɪ
bungee-jump
ˈbʌndʒɪdʒʌmpɪ
clumpy
ˈklʌmpɪ
crumpy
ˈkrʌmpɪ
dumpy
ˈdʌmpɪ
frumpy
ˈfrʌmpɪ
glumpy
ˈɡlʌmpɪ
grumpy
ˈɡrʌmpɪ
humpy
ˈhʌmpɪ
jumpy
ˈdʒʌmpɪ
plumpy
ˈplʌmpɪ
rumpy
ˈrʌmpɪ
rumpy-pumpy
ˈrʌmpɪˈpʌmpɪ
scrumpy
ˈskrʌmpɪ
slumpy
ˈslʌmpɪ
stumpy
ˈstʌmpɪ
tumpy
ˈtʌmpɪ
umpie
ˈʌmpɪ
umpy
ˈʌmpɪ
yumpie
ˈjʌmpɪ

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE LUMPY

lump sugar
lump sum
lumpectomies
lumpectomy
lumpen
lumpenly
lumpenproletariat
lumper
lumpfish
lumpier
lumpiest
lumpily
lumpiness
lumpingly
lumpish
lumpishly
lumpishness
lumpkin
lumpsucker
lumpy jaw

WORDS THAT END LIKE LUMPY

campy
champy
crampy
crimpy
dampy
gimpy
hempy
kempy
schlumpy
scrimpy
shlumpy
shrimpy
skimpy
swampy
trampy
vampy
wimpy
yampy

Synonyms and antonyms of lumpy in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

SYNONYMS OF «LUMPY»

The following words have a similar or identical meaning as «lumpy» and belong to the same grammatical category.
synonyms of lumpy

Translation of «lumpy» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF LUMPY

Find out the translation of lumpy to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of lumpy from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «lumpy» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

结成块的
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

con grumos
570 millions of speakers

English

lumpy
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

ढेलेदार
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

العقدي
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

комом
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

encaroçado
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

পিণ্ডময়
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

grumeleux
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Kental
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

klumpig
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

塊が多い
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

덩어리진
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Lumpy
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

xấu
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

லம்பி
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

गोळे गोळे असलेला
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

topaklı
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

grumoso
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

lumpy
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

комом
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

Lumpy
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

άμορφο
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

klonterig
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

lumpy
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

klumpete
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of lumpy

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «LUMPY»

The term «lumpy» is quite widely used and occupies the 40.261 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «LUMPY» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about lumpy

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4 QUOTES WITH «LUMPY»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word lumpy.
1
Dan Phillips
Where do you get lumpy tiles? Well, of course, you don't. But I get a lot of toilets, and so you just dispatch a toilet with a hammer, and then you have lumpy tiles.
2
Richard Roeper
Men's magazines often feature pictures of naked ladies. Women's magazines also often feature pictures of naked ladies. This is because the female body is a beautiful work of art, while the male body is hairy and lumpy and should not be seen by the light of day.
3
Wilbur Ross
Ships are a strange kind of commodity because they're very lumpy, very big individual units, but they're commodities.
4
L'Wren Scott
It was always sort of my dream to make handbags and I wanted a handbag that was very sharp, very structured, very tailored... I wanted a bag you could put all of your things in it, you can open it, you could close it, you could hid all your tricks, but it's not all lumpy.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «LUMPY»

Discover the use of lumpy in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to lumpy and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Lumpy the Elephant
This is a charming story that shows how a person's unique qualities and abilities, can often go unnoticed.
Diana Hawkins, 2008
2
The Complete Guide to the Care of Macropods: A Comprehensive ...
Lumpy Jaw or Necrobacillosis, is an acute or chronic necrosis of tissue, caused by a non sporing anaerobic bacteria (most often Fusobacterium necrophorum) which can infect macropods and other marsupials. However, more than one ...
Lynda Staker, 2006
3
Get Your Lump On with Lumpy Space Princess
Everyone’s favorite purple glob takes us on a personal journey through all the romantic entanglements of the Land of Ooo in this bizarrely insightful guide to love.
Kirsten Mayer, 2012
4
Australian Mammals: Biology and Captive Management: Biology ...
8.3.4 Bacteria 8.3.4.1 Lumpy Jaw or Necrobacillosis Cause – The single most important health problem for macropods in captivity is lumpy jaw or necrobacillosis, which has been recorded in all species in captivity (Munday 1988). Lumpy jaw ...
Stephen Jackson, 2007
5
Call Me Lumpy: My Leave It To Beaver Days and Other Wild ...
“That's Lumpy Rutherford." I did not say another word. To anyone. I turned on my heels. I walked out the door. Next morning, I called my agent. I said, "I'm going back to finish college now. “I'm going to get on with my life. “Good luck to you.
Bank Bank, 1997
6
Dear Lumpy: Letters to a Disobedient Daughter
Hilarious and instantly familiar, Dear Lumpy is a perfect example of the glorious art of letter writing, and the timeless relationship between father and daughter.
Roger Mortimer, 2014
7
Keeping America Free From Foreign Animal Diseases, Lumpy ...
This binder contains an integrated suite of educational materials about lumpy skin disease, sheep pox, and goat pox. The package can be used in a formal training setting, where a presenter will show the video tape and narrate the slide show ...
United States. Dept. of Agriculture, 1997
8
Pictorial History Blacktown and District
The. Legend. of. 'Lumpy'. Dean. He was a huge man with a huge sense of humour and the ability to laugh at himself but it was no laughing matter for youthful William Dean when he was sentenced to death at the Old Bailey. He was 16 and ...
Alan Sharpe, 2000
9
Rebhun's Diseases of Dairy Cattle
Figure 6-19 Gram stain of aspirate from lumpy jaw lesion. Gram positive branching filamentous rods are characteristic of Actinomyces bovis. The organism is difficult to culture to the degree necessary for bacterial susceptibility testing. This fact ...
Thomas J. Divers, Simon Francis Peek, 2008
10
Emerging and Exotic Diseases of Animals
Lumpy skin disease can occur as sporadic cases or in epizootics. The incidence of disease is highest in wet, warm weather, and decreases during the dry season. New foci of disease can appear at distant sites; in these cases, the virus is ...
Anna Rovid Spickler, 2010

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «LUMPY»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term lumpy is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Opening your home to guests this summer? The Inn at Little …
It's amazing how many people throw a cast-off lumpy bed into the guest room. You should spend three nights in your own guest room to better ... «Washington Post, Jul 15»
2
Will The 'Bachelor In Paradise' Raccoon Return In Season 2? Here's …
But do you know what I did find? A rock that looked like a lumpy ball of spaghetti, that's what. Oh, I also found some talking raccoons. Pretty cool ... «Bustle, Jul 15»
3
Price shock? Art market growth shows signs of slowing | The …
He said fewer collectors chose to sell their art privately this spring, resulting in a “lumpy marketplace” for private sales that he expects will surge ... «The Australian, Jul 15»
4
3 Charts You Need to See About Netflix Inc's Business Trends -- The …
International expansion continues apace, margins will remain lumpy for the next few quarters, but should then jump higher when the overseas ... «Motley Fool, Jul 15»
5
Morgan Stanley profit beats expectations | Business News …
... had a "high level of engagement with clients" during the quarter, but that sometimes results can be lumpy, depending on when deals close. «Herald Sun, Jul 15»
6
Kumba declares no interim dividend | Mining | BDlive
Kumba produces a lumpy iron ore that fetches a premium over the index price for an ore with a 62% iron content. At its flagship Sishen mine, ... «BDlive, Jul 15»
7
The Commodore's back in this exclusive first look at this week's …
... American Summer director David Wain to a few wooden buckets of hot, lumpy human waste, the show has a little something for everyone. «A.V. Club, Jul 15»
8
Productivity might not be as bad as widely believed - Pensions …
First, let's keep in mind that technological innovations -- which are the key drivers of productivity -- tend to be lumpy. They don't happen ... «Pensions & Investments, Jul 15»
9
Buy Local week challenges us to eat one item from a local farmer …
the mixture is moist, mixture will be a little lumpy. Heat 2 inches of oil in a pot (or use a fryer) to 350°F. Spoon about a tablespoon of batter into ... «ABC2 News, Jul 15»
10
Why Pixar's Inside Out is the best children's film ever made - Telegraph
The film has come in for some criticism from people who think it has the potential to body-shame because Sadness is portrayed as lumpy and ... «Telegraph.co.uk, Jul 15»

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