Associations to the word «Chunk»


CHUNK, noun. A part of something that has been separated.
CHUNK, noun. A representative of a substance at large, often large and irregular.
CHUNK, noun. (computing) A discrete segment of a file, stream, etc. (especially one that represents audiovisual media); a block.
CHUNK, verb. To break into large pieces or chunks.
CHUNK, verb. (slang) (chiefly Southern US) To throw.

Dictionary definition

CHUNK, noun. A compact mass; "a ball of mud caught him on the shoulder".
CHUNK, noun. A substantial amount; "we won a chunk of money".
CHUNK, verb. Put together indiscriminately; "lump together all the applicants".
CHUNK, verb. Group or chunk together in a certain order or place side by side.

Wise words

Every once in a while, you let a word or phrase out and you want to catch it and bring it back. You can't do that. It's gone, gone forever.
Dan Quayle