Definition of 'lumpy'
Example sentences containing 'lumpy'
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And anyone who waved at me as I stirred a lumpy cheese sauce would be locked up. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The mixture will look lumpy because of the rice. Times, Sunday Times (2015)He was big and lumpy and there was always dribble on his chin. Times, Sunday Times (2006)The gravy is going to be a bit lumpy if we lose. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Use a whisk if it turns lumpy. Times, Sunday Times (2012)She was mortified by a cruel paparazzi photograph earlier this year showing her looking a bit lumpy. The Sun (2009)It will go lumpy at first but keep whisking between the additions of stock to help smooth the mixture out. The Sun (2015)If it gets lumpy, beat with a hand whisk. Times, Sunday Times (2013)It is lumpy and bumpy - more physically demanding than the launch. The Sun (2016)The sauce will be lumpy with collapsed vegetables and grainy milk solids - but absolutely delicious. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Viewed on an ultrasound scan, the ovaries look oversized and lumpy. Times, Sunday Times (2006)If the gravy turns lumpy, replace the spoon with a wire whisk. Times, Sunday Times (2009)The mixture will look lumpy, but if you keep mixing it will come together. Times, Sunday Times (2016)It will be a bit lumpy first, but will come together. Times, Sunday Times (2014)If it turns lumpy, whisk it with a globe whisk. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Don't worry if it looks a bit lumpy. Times, Sunday Times (2007)If it turns lumpy, beat a few times with a wire whisk. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Stir the mixture over a high heat until it first goes lumpy, then smooth and very thick. Times, Sunday Times (2010)As you are small and curvy, you could get lost or look lumpy in anything too floaty. Times, Sunday Times (2008)It takes big, lumpy bets. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Don't overdo it - the batter should look lumpy. Times, Sunday Times (2006)With the motor running, add remaining oil in a trickle to make a thick, lumpy sauce. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Return to the heat and keep stirring (or use a globe whisk if it goes lumpy) until smooth. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Reduce the heat and simmer for 5 minutes; if the sauce turns lumpy use a globe whisk until smooth. Times, Sunday Times (2016)With the machine running, add the rest of the oil in a thin stream to make a thick, lumpy sauce. Times, Sunday Times (2012)
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Translations for 'lumpy'
British English: lumpy ADJECTIVE
Something that is lumpy contains lumps or is covered with lumps.
When the rice isn't cooked properly it goes lumpy and gooey.
Definition of lumpy from the Collins English Dictionary
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