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chump


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Chump  \Chump\,  n.  [Cf.  Icel.  kumbr  a  chopping,  E.  chop.] 
  A  short,  thick,  heavy  piece  of  wood.  --Morton. 
 
  {Chump  end},  the  thick  end  as  the  chump  end  of  a  joint  of 
  meat.  --Dickens. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  chump 
  n  :  a  person  who  is  gullible  and  easy  to  take  advantage  of  [syn: 
  {fish},  {fool},  {gull},  {mark},  {patsy},  {fall  guy},  {sucker}, 
  {schlemiel},  {shlemiel},  {soft  touch},  {mug}] 




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