What does the word lumpy mean?

Usage examples for lumpy

  1. He picked up his coat from the grass and brought out of a pocket a lumpy little bundle tied up in a quiet clean, coarse, blue and white handkerchief. – The Secret Garden by Frances Hodgson Burnett
  2. The Karroo is pre- eminently lumpy. – Six Months at the Cape by R.M. Ballantyne
  3. Even at this remote date I cannot recall that experience with Captivity, involving as it did the wood- cut representing the unfortunate Rogers standing in an impossible bonfire and being consumed thereby in the presence of his wife and their numerous progeny, strung along in a pitiful line across the picture for artistic effect- even now, I say, I cannot contemplate that experience and that wood- cut without feeling lumpy in my throat and moist about my eyes. – The Love Affairs of a Bibliomaniac by Eugene Field