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lump·ish

 (lŭm′pĭsh)
adj.
1. Stupid or dull.
2. Clumsy or cumbersome.

lump′ish·ly adv.
lump′ish·ness n.

lumpish

(ˈlʌmpɪʃ)
adj
1. resembling a lump
2. stupid, clumsy, or heavy
ˈlumpishly adv
ˈlumpishness n

lump•ish

(ˈlʌm pɪʃ)

adj.
1. resembling a lump.
2. having a heavy quality, character, appearance, etc.; moving clumsily, slowly, or ponderously.
3. having a sluggish mind; dull; stupid.
[1400–50]
lump′ish•ly, adv.
lump′ish•ness, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.lumpish - mentally sluggishlumpish - mentally sluggish      
stupid - lacking or marked by lack of intellectual acuity

lumpish

adjective clumsy, heavy, awkward, bungling, lumbering, lethargic, ungainly, stolid, gawky, obtuse, elephantine, oafish, doltish, puddingy crashing into people with their lumpish rugby players' bodies

lumpish

adjective
1. Lacking dexterity and grace in physical movement:
Slang: klutzy.
Idiom: all thumbs.
2. Unwieldy or clumsy, especially due to excess weight:
Translations

lumpish

[ˈlʌmpɪʃ] ADJtorpe, pesado

lumpish

adj personklobig, plump
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There is a lumpishness about the figures, and a failure to extract maximum light and shade effects from the burning ships, that would never have suggested Wright's name to me, though I agree that now we have to find the missing Wright.
Some were predominantly cultural: Mason's own review of de Montalk's account of his prison experience, finding his writing undisciplined but useful as a revolt against 'the brutal doltish lumpishness of the wowseristic bourgeoisie'; Monro's review of Nelle Scanlan's Tides of Youth as journalistic and melodramatic, but better than no New Zealand novels at all; Monro's review of drama in Auckland, and Geoffrey Fairburn's of the Brahms Centenary in Auckland.
16) This is a roughly Aristotelian view, for it implies that material objects supervene on events: a bronze statue supervenes on the statuewise arrangement of some bronze molecules; a tree supervenes on the treewise arrangement of certain cells; a lump of clay supervenes on the lumpishness of some clay.