Origin of clump
OTHER WORDS FROM clumpclumpy, clumpish, clumplike, adjective
How to use clump in a sentence
Downtown Wilmington resembles a random exurb, except for the clump of drab buildings blistered with bank logos and Interstate 95 cleaving the place in two.
Tailgaters tailgated in wee family clumps only, like the lonely couple at garage’s edge.Alabama advances to the national title game with an artful offensive performance|Chuck Culpepper, Des Bieler|January 2, 2021|Washington Post
These clumps could then be sprayed with a waterproof coating, so that if they encountered any humidity they wouldn’t dissolve, thereby preventing the iron within from reacting with the iodine.One man’s crusade to end a global scourge with better salt|Katie McLean|December 18, 2020|MIT Technology Review
Sprinkle the chocolate chips evenly over the dough, and then press them into the surface of the dough, avoiding big clumps of chocolate.
The dough should be crumbly and form clumps if pressed between fingers.
The shape is supposed to keep humidity and grease from making your salt clumpy and disgusting.
Their clumpy heads blend ill with the spiry tops of the juniors.Woodland Gleanings|Charles Tilt
This causes it to be clumpy — that is, not straight like most wild roots.Ginseng and Other Medicinal Plants|A. R. (Arthur Robert) Harding
The lips and cheeks bristled with that kind of hard, clumpy beard which old priests have who have always shaved themselves.L-bas|J. K. Huysmans