LUMP's Sentences and Contexts

Learn LUMP from sentences of classic books. The app collects 10,000 middle or hard words; input your word, you not only get its meaning and example, but also have sentences and their contexts from classic literatures.

 Sentences of lump
Definition:
n. a small mass of matter of irregular shape; irregular or shapeless mass; small cube of sugar
Example:
Children may have no symptoms at all, and sometimes a lump is the first sign of the disease noticed by parents or doctors.
Sentence in Classic:
She went and got the lump of lead and fetched it back, and brought along a hank of yarn which she wanted me to help her with.
Adventures of Huckleberry Finn By Mark Twain Context
The other boys agreed that there was reason in what Tom said, because an ignorant lump of bread, uninstructed by an incantation, could not be expected to act very intelligently when set upon an errand of such gravity.
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer By Mark Twain Context
Some persons even got a splinter in their heart, and then it made one shudder, for their heart became like a lump of ice.
Andersen's Fairy Tales By Hans Christian Andersen Context
In Sugarcandy Mountain it was Sunday seven days a week, clover was in season all the year round, and lump sugar and linseed cake grew on the hedges.
Animal Farm By George Orwell Context
His real reason for hesitating was that he disliked the idea of making so large a payment in a lump sum.
Dead Souls By Nikolai Vasilievich Gogol Context
A hard little pain had started in her heart and was traveling slowly up toward her throat where it would become a lump and the lump would soon become tears.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret Mitche Context
Only, it does not perceive that all which it has denied it admits in the lump, simply by the utterance of the word, mind.
Les Misérables (V2) By Victor Hugo Context
Nor was he disappointed, for that shortsighted woman actually gave him a lump of sugar, tucked him into his bed, and forbade any more promenades till morning.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott Context
He was burning up with fever, and his eyes were running sores; in the daytime he was a thing uncanny and impish to behold, a plaster of pimples and sweat, a great purple lump of misery.
The Jungle By Upton Sinclair Context
Mary put her hand up to her throat because she was afraid he might see the excited lump which she felt jump into it.
The Secret Garden By Frances Hodgson Burnett Context
I hastily took a lump of camphor from my pocket, and prepared to light it as soon as the match should wane.
The Time Machine By H. G. Wells Context