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lump 1

American English: /ləmp/
British English: /lʌmp/

noun

  • 1 (swelling, protuberance)
    (as result of knock, blow to head) chichón (masculine)
    a lump in one's throat
    un nudo en la garganta
    he felt a lump in his throat
    se le hizo un nudo en la garganta
    Example sentences
    • Some problems may be detected-and treated-early by examining your pet weekly for lumps, bumps and skin irritations.
    • I know of people who suffered the lumps and bumps of skin cancers and the inevitable dire consequences.
    • From March to September last year, he believed he had beaten the disease but the lump in his neck returned and on October 16 he was told the cancer had returned.
  • 2 2.1 (piece)
    (— of coal, iron, clay, cheese) trozo (masculine)
    pedazo (masculine)
    (— of sugar) terrón (masculine)
    there were lumps in the sauce
    había grumos en la salsa
    Example sentences
    • In contrast, having them sing is like using two lumps of sugar when one will do.
    • She poured herself a cup of tea, adding three lumps of sugar since she loved sweets, and sipped it noisily.
    • Feeding him a few lumps of sugar, she was finally able to coax him into allowing her to put on his saddle.
    Example sentences
    • After everyone had eaten, she handed them each a lump of the sticky substance.
    • Alex stared down at the lump of an unknown substance currently residing on his lunch tray.
    • Michael will talk about the book and use a lump of stone and a piece of gold to illustrate themes of alchemy.
    2.2 (whole, total)in one lump (before noun) lump payment
    pago (masculine) único
  • 3 [colloquial] [pejorative] (person)
    Example sentences
    • So long as he and his fellow big lumps fulfil their obligations, Celtic will be through to the third round.
    • They were just wonderful, beyond wonderful for such a bunch of big hairy lumps, and it was great to see them playing a small-ish venue.
    • Getting stared at by a young girl still fascinated by big western lumps?
  • 4
    also: lumps plural
    (beating, punishment) (American English) [slang]to give somebody their lumps
    darle una paliza a alguien [colloquial]
    he wasn't willing to take his lumps
    no quería llevarse los palos [colloquial]
  • 5 (British English) (Construction) [colloquial] the lump
    (mano de obra ilegal en el sector de la construcción)

transitive verb

  • (place together)to lump something togetheryou can lump all those items together under one heading
    todo eso puede ir junto or agruparse bajo el mismo epígrafe
    they can't all be lumped together as reactionaries
    no se puede tachar a todos indiscriminadamente de reaccionarios
    Example sentences
    • Defense contractors, for instance, might object to being lumped in with gaming companies or brewers.
    • Hence, I don't know whether this latest release deserves to be lumped in with those earlier works.
    • The very thought that I will be lumped in with lovers of such horrid dreck makes me physically ill.

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lump 2
American English: /ləmp/
British English: /lʌmp/

transitive verb

  • [colloquial] (put up with)to lump it
    aguantarse [colloquial]
    if you don't like it, (you can) lump it
    si no te gusta, te aguantas
    Example sentences
    • But now they have got all the equipment installed, I think we are going to have to like it or lump it.
    • Democracy didn't once enter the equation and the seven counties who had meticulously crafted suitable wordings so that the issue could be debated were effectively told to like it or lump it.
    • Sometimes one longs for the days gone by, when film makers made just one good product and had sufficient confidence in their ability to leave it to the intelligence of audiences of all ages to like it or lump it.

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