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  • noun
    A compact mass of a substance, especially one without a definite or regular shape. (there was a lump of ice floating in the milk)
    Put in an indiscriminate mass or group; treat as alike without regard for particulars. (Hong Kong and Bangkok tend to be lumped together in travel brochures)
    Proceed heavily or awkwardly. (I came lumping along behind him)
  • verb
    Accept or tolerate a disagreeable situation whether one likes it or not. (you can like it or lump it but I've got to work)


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