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  1. lumps(Noun)

    A beating or verbal abuse.

    He's taken his lumps over the years.

Anagrams for lumps »

  1. plums

  2. slump

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  1. lumps


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of lumps in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of lumps in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of lumps in a Sentence

  1. Theresa Lynch:

    [The lumps] were embedded so deep that particles were building up on top of each other.

  2. Gilbert Highet:

    These are not books, lumps of lifeless paper, but minds alive on the shelves.

  3. Kendall Coffey:

    If you lose that fight your whole case is thrown out," he said. "So rather than tell the defense all of their best evidence and strategies today, recognizing that the odds would still favor Zimmerman getting out on bail, they in effect took their lumps, kept their cards close to the vest, and are putting themselves in a better position to succeed in the 'Stand Your Ground' hearing," if it occurs." -on the George Zimmerman Trial

  4. Liz Cooper:

    She asked if I was on my period because during menstruation it’s common to feel lumps or fluid in your breast, two weeks later it was still there, so I made an appointment with my doctor, got a prescription for an ultrasound, had it done and they knew right away at the ultrasound.

  5. Christine Blackmon:

    The picture I posted was right before working out, and I was horrified by it and I saw lumps and bumps but my husband thought it was beautiful.

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