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  1. lumpsnoun

    A beating or verbal abuse.

    He's taken his lumps over the years.

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  1. plums

  2. slump

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  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. Jim Nail:

    Some of the other misses seem to be related to the integration of Fox, i would speculate that they have decided to take all their lumps this quarter and put all this 'bad' news together, clearing the board for better results next quarter.

  2. 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.

  3. Kevin R. Hutson:

    Naturally intelligent people are like lumps of coal. Eventually, we turn into diamonds, And the people we once envied, turn into coal.

  4. Sal Galatioto:

    They took their lumps for a while, but now it's bearing fruit, great performance gives you leverage in doing anything.

  5. Gilbert Highet:

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

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    a state of being carried away by overwhelming emotion
    • A. fancy
    • B. troop
    • C. rapture
    • D. nuisance

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