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Definition of Slump

Slump

  1. To slide or slip on a declivity, so that the motion is perceptible; -- said of masses of earth or rock.
  2. To undergo a slump, or sudden decline or falling off; as, the stock slumped ten points.
  3. A falling or declining, esp. suddenly and markedly; a falling off; as, a slump in trade, in prices, etc.
  4. The gross amount; the mass; the lump.
  5. To lump; to throw into a mess.
  6. To fall or sink suddenly through or in, when walking on a surface, as on thawing snow or ice, partly frozen ground, a bog, etc., not strong enough to bear the person.
  7. A boggy place.
  8. The noise made by anything falling into a hole, or into a soft, miry place.

Slump Quotations

Slump? I ain't in no slump... I just ain't hitting.
Yogi Berra

My motto was always to keep swinging. Whether I was in a slump or feeling badly or having trouble off the field, the only thing to do was keep swinging.
Hank Aaron

Words are a commodity in which there is never any slump.
Christopher Morley

Slump, and the world slumps with you. Push, and you push alone.
Laurence J. Peter

I was in a very deep, dark slump, and I needed to find a way to get myself out of it. I had to force myself back out into life, back out into experiencing things.
Shania Twain
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Slump Translations

slump in French is baisse
slump in German is Preissturz, plumpsen
slump in Italian is crollo dei prezzi

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