- resembling a lump.
- having a heavy appearance; moving clumsily.
- having a sluggish mind; unresponsive; dull; stupid.
Origin of lumpish
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Examples from the Web for lumpish
Was he a lumpish log, or was he a man all nerves and electricity?
There are no lumpish solidities—no pillowy protuberances here.Modern Painters Volume I (of V)
His hands hung nearly to his knees; he was heavy, short, lumpish.Michael
E. F. Benson
It was pitiful for the country to see how lumpish her younger children were.One of Our Conquerors, Complete
But most of them were in excellent condition -- fine, rounded bodies, not lumpish.The South Pole, Volumes 1 and 2
- resembling a lump
- stupid, clumsy, or heavy
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