Schlump meaning

shlŭmp
Schlump is slang for doing things lazily, in a foolish way or while poorly dressed.

An example of schlump is to lay around the house all day in your pajamas, not accomplishing any activities.

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The definition of a schlump is a sloppy or poorly dressed or stupid person.

An example of a schlump is someone dressed in clothes too big that are falling off.

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A person who is neither neat nor stylish; a rumpled or dowdy person.
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A person who is somewhat fat and unfit.
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A person who is stupid, foolish, inept, boring, etc.
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One who is sloppily or poorly dressed.
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To go about lazily, sluggishly, or poorly dressed.
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(slang) Someone who is lazy, slovenly, or dull-looking.
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Origin of schlump

  • Yiddish shlump German schlumpen to hang loose and English slump

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

  • From Yiddish שלומפּ (shlump, “stupid, foolish, or inept person")

    From Wiktionary