Complete Definition of "chump"

English

Pronunciation
audio|en-us-chump.ogg|Audio (US)
Rhymes: Rhymes:English:-Êmp|-Êmp

Noun
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  1. context|US|slang the opposite of a champ; a loser

#:Don't be such a chump.

  1. the smaller of two bully|bullies

#: I'll take on that chump, and you fight the other one.

  1. pejorative an unintelligent person; a blockhead

#:That chump wouldn't know his ass from a hole in the ground.

  1. a gullible person; a sucker; someone easily taken advantage of; the target of a scam

#:It shouldn't be hard to put one over on that chump.

  1. someone lacking good sense - especially considered so for being scrupulous or unselfish

#:What a chump! He could have kept that money! Who would have known?

Synonyms
(the opposite of a champ): loser, spoilsport
(the smaller of two bullies):
(an unintelligent person): blockhead, idiot, dope, dolt, dunce
(a gullible person): gull, sucker, dupe, sap
(someone easily taken advantage of): pushover, patsy
(the target of a scam): mark, pigeon
(someone lacking good sense): fool

Translations
trans-top|the opposite of a champ
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trans-top|the smaller of two bullies
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trans-top|an unintelligent person
Finnish: typerys
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trans-top|a gullible person
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trans-top|someone easily taken advantage of
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trans-top|the target of a scam
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trans-top|someone lacking good sense
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Derived terms
chump change
chump chop

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