Confer German Lumpen ("rag") and Lump ("ragamuffin").
#Something that protrudes, sticks out, or sticks together; a cluster or blob; a mound, hill, or group.
#:Stir the gravy until there are no more lumps.
#A group, set, or unit.
#:The money arrived all at once as one big lump sum payment.
lump in one's throat
Spanish: trozo m, terrÃ³n m, grumo m, bulto m
#To treat as a single unit; to group together.
#:People tend to lump turtles and tortoises together, when in fact they are different creatures.
take one's lumps|take oneâ��s lumps
like it or lump it