verb (used with or without object)

to plump down suddenly or heavily; flop.


the act or sound of flumping.

Origin of flump

1810–20; blend of of flop + plump2
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Historical Examples of flump

  • The book dropped from his hand and fell with a flump on the floor.


    John Galsworthy