chunk

Primary Meanings of chunk

1.
nv
a compact mass
put together indiscriminately
2.
n
a substantial amount
Full Definitions of chunk
1

n a compact mass

Synonyms:
ball, clod, clump, glob, lump
Types:
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clot, coagulum
a lump of material formed from the content of a liquid
gob
a lump of slimy stuff
clew
a ball of yarn or cord or thread
thrombus
a blood clot formed within a blood vessel and remaining attached to its place of origin
embolus
an abnormal particle (e.g. an air bubble or part of a clot) circulating in the blood
Type of:
agglomeration
a jumbled collection or mass

v put together indiscriminately

Synonyms:
lump
Type of:
accumulate, amass, collect, compile, hoard, pile up, roll up
get or gather together

v group or chunk together in a certain order or place side by side

Synonyms:
collocate, lump
Type of:
group
arrange into a group or groups
2

n a substantial amount

“we won a chunk of money”
Type of:
large indefinite amount, large indefinite quantity
an indefinite quantity that is above the average in size or magnitude

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