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English noun: chunk

1. chunk (group) a compact mass


SamplesA ball of mud caught him on the shoulder.


Synonymsball, clod, clump, glob, lump


Broader (hypernym)agglomeration


Narrower (hyponym)clew, clot, coagulum, gob

2. chunk (quantity) a substantial amount


SamplesWe won a chunk of money.


Broader (hypernym)large indefinite amount, large indefinite quantity


English verb: chunk

1. chunk (contact) put together indiscriminately


SamplesLump together all the applicants.


Synonymslump


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something PP


Broader (hypernym)accumulate, amass, collect, compile, hoard, pile up, roll up

2. chunk (cognition) group or chunk together in a certain order or place side by side


Synonymscollocate, lump


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s somebody


Broader (hypernym)group









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