Thesaurus / lump


You can lump unemployment policies into two broad categories—the US-style efforts that provide payments to people who have lost their jobs, and policies popular in Europe that provide money to companies to keep workers on the payroll.JOB MARKETS IN THE US AND EUROPE ARE SURPRISINGLY SIMILARDAN KOPFSEPTEMBER 16, 2020QUARTZ
Unlike spoons, spurtles allegedly don’t drag and prevent lumps.IN PURSUIT OF THE PERFECT BOWL OF PORRIDGECLARISSA WEISEPTEMBER 11, 2020EATER
That arrangement might look something like paying a lump sum, Shevchuck suggests, but Moran argues “in my experience, arrangements to collect money from employees who have departed are inherently problematic.”AS TRUMP’S PAYROLL TAX HOLIDAY KICKS IN, HERE’S WHAT EMPLOYERS AND EMPLOYEES NEED TO KNOWANNE SRADERSSEPTEMBER 1, 2020FORTUNE
Upon closer inspection of a big lump of bones in the creature’s belly, Motani’s team discovered that the last thing the ichthyosaur ate was the body of a thalattosaur, sans head and tail.THIS ICHTHYOSAUR DIED AFTER DEVOURING A CREATURE NEARLY AS LONG AS ITSELFMARIA TEMMINGAUGUST 20, 2020SCIENCE NEWS
A pair of changes being rolled out to Apple’s operating systems has publishers lumping the device maker into that group as well.‘A SHADY MOVE’: APPLE NEWS+ SAFARI CHANGE AUTOMATICALLY REDIRECTING TRAFFIC TO ITSELF INFURIATES PUBLISHERSMAX WILLENSAUGUST 12, 2020DIGIDAY
If you lump the Europe and the US into the same campaign, and lower bids during the night in the US, you’re effectively also lowering bids during the workday in Europe.5 TIPS FOR STARTING INTERNATIONAL PPCTIM JENSENJULY 31, 2020SEARCH ENGINE LAND
A small group of families lump their kids together in a group.THE LEARNING CURVE: THE DYSTOPIAN FUTURE OF ‘LEARNING PODS’WILL HUNTSBERRYJULY 16, 2020VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
Besides a few crumbs, it contained a small lump of narwhal blubber and a little packet.THE GIANT OF THE NORTHR.M. BALLANTYNE
Now Isaias had ordered that they should take a lump of figs, and lay it as a plaster upon the wound, and that he should be healed.THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
He gulped back the lump in his throat; his trembling nerves became as steel.THE COURIER OF THE OZARKSBYRON A. DUNN


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