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Synonyms for lump
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. ball, clod, glob, lump, clump, chunk(noun)

    a compact mass

    "a ball of mud caught him on the shoulder"

    Synonyms:
    orb, goon, lubber, testicle, oaf, stumblebum, thump, formal, nut, glob, hunk, chunk, ball, clunk, clustering, clod, musket ball, clump, cluster, testis, bunch, thud, lummox, lout, globe, orchis, thumping, ballock, gawk, bollock, egg, swelling, puffiness

  2. swelling, puffiness, lump(noun)

    an abnormal protuberance or localized enlargement

    Synonyms:
    splashiness, stumblebum, jut, lubber, oaf, ostentation, lummox, inflation, excrescence, gibbosity, glob, ostentatiousness, bulge, hunk, chunk, ball, protrusion, clod, clump, pretentiousness, pompousness, intumescency, hump, pomposity, lout, goon, gibbousness, bump, gawk, protuberance, extrusion, swelling, puffiness, prominence, intumescence

  3. lout, clod, stumblebum, goon, oaf, lubber, lummox, lump, gawk(noun)

    an awkward stupid person

    Synonyms:
    hoodlum, clump, glob, hunk, stumblebum, hood, landsman, clod, palooka, lout, chunk, goon, strong-armer, oaf, ball, landlubber, toughie, lubber, tough, lummox, gawk, puffiness, punk, thug, swelling

  4. hunk, lump(verb)

    a large piece of something without definite shape

    "a hunk of bread"; "a lump of coal"

    Synonyms:
    lout, clod, oaf, clump, gawk, glob, lummox, hunk, chunk, goon, lubber, swelling, stumblebum, ball, puffiness

  5. lump, chunk(verb)

    put together indiscriminately

    "lump together all the applicants"

    Synonyms:
    collocate, chunk

  6. collocate, lump, chunk(verb)

    group or chunk together in a certain order or place side by side

    Synonyms:
    collocate, chunk

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. lump

    Synonyms:
    mass, hunk, hunch, slice

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. lump(n.)

    Synonyms:
    shapeless mass

  2. lump(n.)

    Synonyms:
    whole, gross, aggregate

  3. lump(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    throw into an aggregate, take in the gross

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. lump(n)

    Synonyms:
    mass, aggregation, aggregate

  2. lump(v)

    Synonyms:
    mass, amass

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "lump":

    flat-rate, lump-sum, larva, lumpy, piece, ball

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How to use lump in a sentence?

  1. Melissa Kahn:

    It's not just immediate annuities anymore, where you hand over a lump sum of money all at once, there are a lot of different options now that can meet different needs of plan participants and employers.

  2. Mike Causey:

    Generous insurance benefits and lump sum payments with few restrictions on out-of-network providers are a real problem that needs to be addressed by health insurers and legislators, the current system makes it way too easy for fraud to be committed and lives to be destroyed. The issue regarding how insurers use contract provisions to prohibit Assignment of Benefits is under review. Our goal is to establish guidelines that will protect the consumer while allowing insurers the ability to control health care costs. Our concern is provisions like these can be exploited and we are researching ways to address this issue.

  3. Carly Fiorina:

    She desperately hopes she runs against Donald Trump, i, however, am the lump of coal in Mrs. Clinton’s stocking and she desperately hopes she does not run against me.

  4. Leigh Hurst:

    It's a free and added way of knowing whether or not a lump is there.

  5. Miep Gies:

    The message to take from Anne's story is to stop prejudice and discrimination right at its beginning. Prejudice starts when we speak about THE Jews, THE Arabs, THE Asians, THE Mexicans, THE Blacks, THE Whites. This leads to the feeling that all members of each such group think and act the same. That results in prejudice. Lumping entire groups of people together is RACISM, because it denies the fact that everyone is an individual. Even our own brothers and sisters or parents are not exactly like we are. So how do we dare to lump entire groups of people together? If any German had ever asked Anne to tell something about herself, I think she would be still with us today. However, nobody asked: she was just a Jew! Therefore, never base your opinion about anybody else on the color of that person's skin, or on the passport that a person carries, or on the family that person comes from, but only on what the person says and does and on NOTHING ELSE.


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