Dumpy meaning

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Resembling a dump, as in shabbiness; disreputable.

A dumpy apartment building.

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(informal) Ugly, run-down, etc.
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Short and stout; squat.
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Short and thick; squat; stumpy.
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(Documentation User's MalPractice + Y) An award from InfoWorld magazine for the worst online documentation. See RTFM.
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(South Africa) A small bottle of beer.
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Origin of dumpy

  • Probably from dump lump

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition