lump englannista suomeksi
kuhmu, patti, kyhmy
klöntti, möykky, kasa
''Stir the gravy until there are no more lumps.''
''a lump of coal; a lump of clay; a lump of cheese''
''The money arrived all at once as one big lump sum payment.''
A small, shaped mass of sugar, typically about a teaspoonful.
''Do you want one lump or two with your coffee?''
A dull or lazy person.
''Don't just sit there like a lump.''
A beating or verbal abuse.
''He's taken his lumps over the years.''
A kind of fish, the lumpsucker.
(quote-book) just like a lump.
1923, Arthur Preston Hankins, ''Cole of Spyglass Mountain,'' New York: Grosset & Dunlap, Chapter(nbs)12,https://www.fadedpage.com/books/20150532/html.php
- “A lump,” explained The Whimperer (..) “is wot a kin’ lady slips youse w’en youse batter de back door. If she invites youse in and lets youse t’row yer feet unner de table, it’s a set-down. If she slips youse a lunch in a poiper bag, it’s a lump. See? (..)”
To treat as a single unit; to group together in a casual or chaotic manner (as if forming an ill-defined lump of the items).
(quote-journal) (London)|date=24 February 2015|url=http://www.theguardian.com/football/2015/feb/24/manchester-city-barcelona-champions-league-match-report
To bear a heavy or awkward burden; to carry something unwieldy from one place to another.
1876, ''Belgravia'' (volume 30, page 131)
- Well, a male body was brought to a certain surgeon by a man he had often employed, and the pair lumped it down on the dissecting table, and then the vendor received his money and went.
1962, Floyd Patterson, ''Victory Over Myself'' (page 63)
- If that's the only way you can fight, then you'd better be prepared to get lumped.