What is Lump ?

Lump is (noun) 1. a piece of something, often with no particular shape a lump of coal a lump of sugar 2. a hard or swollen part on the body She went to the doctor because she had found a lump on her neck. she had a lump in her throat she could not speak because she was choking with emotion (verb) to lump things or people together to bring several different things or people together We lump all the cash purchases together under ‘other items’ in the account book.


source: Easier English, Student Dictionary Upper Intermediate Level