Definition of Clumper

1. v. t. To form into clumps or masses.



Definition of Clumper

1. Noun. A grass or other plant that tends to form clumps. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Clumper

1. one who clumps [n -S] - See also: clumps

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Clumper

cluestick
cluesticks
cluey
cluing
clum
clumb
clumber
clumber spaniel
clumbers
clump
clump block
clump blocks
clump up
clumped
clumped up
clumper (current term)
clumpers
clumpier
clumpiest
clumpiness
clumpinesses
clumping
clumping up
clumpish
clumplike
clumps
clumps up
clumpy
clumsier
clumsies

Literary usage of Clumper

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1. The Gentleman's Magazine (1870)
"clumper himself told me the whole story, and complained bitterly of the man;” “clumper” being ti-me Viscount with that title. Yet he had an admirable gift, ..."

2. Slang and Its Analogues Past and Present: A Dictionary, Historical and by John Stephen Farmer, William Ernest Henley (1891)
"clumper, subs, (common).—I. A thick, heavy boot for walking. ... clumper- TONS agape at the giant proportions of the still somewhat new St. Paul's would ..."

3. The Prevention of Disease in Armies in the Field by Robert Caldwell (1905)
"Men state that they much prefer the old ' clumper ' boot for comfort. ... The screw machine-made boot is cheaper than the ' clumper ..."

4. A Dictionary of the English Language by Samuel Johnson, John Walker, Robert S. Jameson (1828)
"CLUMP, (klump) ns A shapeless piece of wood or other matter ; a cluster of trees. To clumper, (klum'-per) va To form into clumps or masses. ..."

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