lumpy

lumpy
[[t]lʌ̱mpi[/t]]
lumpier, lumpiest
ADJ-GRADED
Something that is lumpy contains lumps or is covered with lumps.

When the rice isn't cooked properly it goes lumpy and gooey...

Many women, especially as they get older, develop lumpy veins in their legs.


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