And the costs of litigation amount to chump change for guys who count their net worth in nine and 10 figures.
But he also wants to avoid being made to look like a chump, as repeatedly happened in his first term.
No wonder Cindy and husband, Doug Hampton, demanded money from this chump.
1703, "short, thick lump of wood," akin to Old Norse kumba "block of wood." Meaning "blockhead" is first attested 1883. Chump change attested by 1950.
: The honest, hardworking immigrant was a chump game
A stupid person, esp a dupe; sucker: I look like a chump these days (1877+)
: You were chumped, Donna Rice and Marla Trump (1920s+)
[origin unknown; perhaps an alteration of chunk referring to blockheadedness]