What does the word slump mean?

Usage examples for slump

  1. It was a foregone conclusion that a slump was coming, and there was scarcely any trading in the stock. – Brewster's Millions by George Barr McCutcheon
  2. But, after all, even a poor colyumist must be allowed to slump occasionally. – Black Oxen by Gertrude Franklin Horn Atherton
  3. I want to find Ike Slump, and it's for his own good. – Ralph of the Roundhouse by Allen Chapman