What does chunk mean?

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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"

  2. chunk(verb)

    a substantial amount

    "we won a chunk of money"

  3. lump, chunk(verb)

    put together indiscriminately

    "lump together all the applicants"

  4. collocate, lump, chunk(verb)

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


  1. chunk(Noun)

    A part of something that has been separated.

    The statue broke into chunks.

  2. chunk(Noun)

    A representative of a substance at large, often large and irregular.

    A chunk of granite.

  3. chunk(Noun)

    A discrete segment of a file, stream, etc. (especially one that represents audiovisual media); a block.

  4. chunk(Verb)

    To break into large pieces or chunks.

  5. chunk(Verb)

    To throw.

  6. Origin: Variant of chuck.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Chunk(noun)

    a short, thick piece of anything

  2. Origin: [Cf. Chump.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Chunk

    chungk, n. a thick piece of anything, as wood, bread, &c. [Perh. related to Chuck.]

Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. chunk

    A coarse slice of meat or bread; more properly junk. Also, the negro term for lumps of firewood.

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How to pronounce chunk?

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How to say chunk in sign language?

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of chunk in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of chunk in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of chunk in a Sentence

  1. Adam Symson:

    This is the way that a big chunk of millenials watch news.

  2. Laura Usher:

    A big chunk of the training is verbal de-escalation skills.

  3. Natasha Jones:

    We look to take a large chunk of that over the next five to 10 years.

  4. Tom Staggs:

    For a big chunk of our guests, it's the moms who are making decisions.

  5. David Friedland:

    We're seeing a good chunk of interest. People can't just put all their money into apartments.

Images & Illustrations of chunk

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