dumpy

1 [duhm-pee]
adjective, dumpier, dumpiest.
dumpish; dejected; sulky.

Origin:
1610–20; dump(s) + -y1

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dumpy

2 [duhm-pee]
adjective, dumpier, dumpiest.
short and stout; squat: a dumpy figure.

Origin:
1740–50; perhaps akin to dumpling

dumpily, adverb
dumpiness, noun
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dumpy1 (ˈdʌmpɪ)
 
adj , dumpier, dumpiest
short and plump; squat
 
[C18: perhaps related to dumpling]
 
'dumpily1
 
adv
 
'dumpiness1
 
n

dumpy or dumpish2 (ˈdʌmpɪ, ˈdʌmpɪʃ)
 
adj
rare in low spirits; depressed; morose
 
[C17: from C16 dump; see dumps]
 
dumpish or dumpish2
 
adj
 
[C17: from C16 dump; see dumps]

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dumpy
"short and stout," 1750, apparently from dump, but the connection is unclear.
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Example sentences
She is slightly dumpy and duck-footed and has a puffy face.
It's obvious that someone with smart fashion sense and a little money turned a
  dumpy motel into an oasis of stylish affordability.
Hunters lounge on dumpy furniture that crackles when you lean back because of
  all the peanut shells behind the cushions.
Now instead of a rich and thin social climber, she's a poor and dumpy social
  climber.
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