clumpy
adjective see clump I

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Clumpy — Clump y, a. [From {Clump}, n.] Composed of clumps; massive; shapeless. Leigh Hunt. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • clumpy — [klum′pē] adj. clumpier, clumpiest 1. full of or like clumps 2. heavy and clumsy: also clumpish * * * See clump. * * * …   Universalium

  • clumpy — ► ADJECTIVE 1) (also clompy) (of shoes or boots) heavy and inelegant. 2) forming or tending to form clumps …   English terms dictionary

  • clumpy — [klum′pē] adj. clumpier, clumpiest 1. full of or like clumps 2. heavy and clumsy: also clumpish …   English World dictionary

  • clumpy — [[t]klʌ̱mpi[/t]] clumpier, clumpiest ADJ GRADED Clumpy means big and clumsy. ...clumpy shoes …   English dictionary

  • clumpy — adjective a) forming or tending to form clumps Certainly its lots easier to be Mary in a brown serge and clumpy boots than it is in the soft, fluffy things Marie used to wear. b) resembling a clump …   Wiktionary

  • clumpy — adj. Clumpy is used with these nouns: ↑shoe …   Collocations dictionary

  • clumpy — adj. clustered together, lumpy …   English contemporary dictionary

  • clumpy — adjective 1》 (also clompy) Brit. (of shoes or boots) heavy and inelegant. 2》 forming or showing a tendency to form clumps …   English new terms dictionary

  • clumpy — ˈkləmpē adjective ( er/ est) Etymology: clump (I) + y : composed of clumps : abounding in clumps : growing in clumps …   Useful english dictionary

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