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Dump vs. Dumper — What's the Difference?

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Dump

An unordered accumulation; a pile.
Sep 03, 2021

Dumper

A dumper is a vehicle designed for carrying bulk material, often on building sites. Dumpers are distinguished from dump trucks by configuration: a dumper is usually an open 4-wheeled vehicle with the load skip in front of the driver, while a dump truck has its cab in front of the load.
Sep 03, 2021

Dump

To release or throw down in a large mass.
Sep 03, 2021

Dumper

To release or throw down in a large mass.
Sep 03, 2021

Dump

To empty (material) out of a container or vehicle
Dumped the load of stones.
Sep 03, 2021
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Dumper

To empty (material) out of a container or vehicle
Dumped the load of stones.
Sep 03, 2021

Dump

To empty out (a container or vehicle), as by overturning or tilting.
Sep 03, 2021

Dumper

To empty out (a container or vehicle), as by overturning or tilting.
Sep 03, 2021

Dump

To get rid of; discard
A fine for dumping trash on public land.
Dumped the extra gear overboard.
Sep 03, 2021

Dumper

To get rid of; discard
A fine for dumping trash on public land.
Dumped the extra gear overboard.
Sep 03, 2021

Dump

(Informal) To discard or reject unceremoniously
Dump an old friend.
Sep 03, 2021

Dumper

(Informal) To discard or reject unceremoniously
Dump an old friend.
Sep 03, 2021

Dump

To place (goods or stock, for example) on the market in large quantities and at a low price.
Sep 03, 2021

Dumper

To place (goods or stock, for example) on the market in large quantities and at a low price.
Sep 03, 2021

Dump

(Computers) To transfer (data stored internally in a computer) from one place to another, as from a memory to a printout, without processing.
Sep 03, 2021

Dumper

(Computers) To transfer (data stored internally in a computer) from one place to another, as from a memory to a printout, without processing.
Sep 03, 2021

Dump

(Slang) To knock down; beat.
Sep 03, 2021

Dumper

(Slang) To knock down; beat.
Sep 03, 2021

Dump

To fall or drop abruptly.
Sep 03, 2021

Dumper

To fall or drop abruptly.
Sep 03, 2021

Dump

To discharge cargo or contents; unload.
Sep 03, 2021

Dumper

To discharge cargo or contents; unload.
Sep 03, 2021

Dump

(Slang) To criticize another severely
Was always dumping on me.
Sep 03, 2021

Dumper

(Slang) To criticize another severely
Was always dumping on me.
Sep 03, 2021

Dump

A place where refuse is dumped
A garbage dump.
A nuclear waste dump.
Sep 03, 2021

Dumper

A place where refuse is dumped
A garbage dump.
A nuclear waste dump.
Sep 03, 2021

Dump

A storage place for goods or supplies; a depot
An ammunition dump.
Sep 03, 2021

Dumper

A storage place for goods or supplies; a depot
An ammunition dump.
Sep 03, 2021

Dump

(Computers) An instance or the result of dumping stored data.
Sep 03, 2021

Dumper

An unordered accumulation; a pile.
Sep 03, 2021

Dump

(Slang) A poorly maintained or disreputable place.
Sep 03, 2021

Dumper

(Computers) An instance or the result of dumping stored data.
Sep 03, 2021

Dump

Vulgar Slang An act of defecating. Often used with take.
Sep 03, 2021

Dumper

(Slang) A poorly maintained or disreputable place.
Sep 03, 2021

Dump

A place where waste or garbage is left; a ground or place for dumping ashes, refuse, etc.; a disposal site.
A toxic waste dump.
Sep 03, 2021

Dumper

Vulgar Slang An act of defecating. Often used with take.
Sep 03, 2021

Dump

A car or boat for dumping refuse, etc.
Sep 03, 2021

Dumper

A small vehicle often used to carry loads and material around, often on building sites; a dumpcart.
Sep 03, 2021

Dump

That which is dumped, especially in a chaotic way; a mess.
Sep 03, 2021

Dumper

A dropper of refuse, particularly not in landfill sites/recycling sites.
Sep 03, 2021

Dump

(computing) An act of dumping, or its result.
The new XML dump is coming soon.
Sep 03, 2021

Dumper

One who dumps a boyfriend or girlfriend; the one of a romantic couple who terminates the relationship.
Sep 03, 2021

Dump

(computing) A formatted listing of the contents of program storage, especially when produced automatically by a failing program.
Sep 03, 2021

Dumper

(surfing) A wave that knocks a surfer into the water.
Sep 03, 2021

Dump

A storage place for supplies, especially military.
Sep 03, 2021

Dumper

(computing) A program that outputs the contents of storage or a data structure.
Sep 03, 2021

Dump

(slang) An unpleasant, dirty, disreputable, unfashionable, boring, or depressing looking place.
This place looks like a dump.
Don't feel bad about moving away from this dump.
Sep 03, 2021

Dumper

Same as dump truck.
Sep 03, 2021

Dump

An act of defecation; a defecating.
I have to take a dump.
Sep 03, 2021

Dumper

Truck whose contents can be emptied without handling; the front end of the platform can be pneumatically raised so that the load is discharged by gravity
Sep 03, 2021

Dump

A sad, gloomy state of the mind; sadness; melancholy; despondency.
Sep 03, 2021

Dump

Absence of mind; reverie.
Sep 03, 2021

Dump

(mining) A pile of ore or rock.
Sep 03, 2021

Dump

(obsolete) A melancholy strain or tune in music; any tune.
Sep 03, 2021

Dump

(obsolete) An old kind of dance.
Sep 03, 2021

Dump

A small coin made by punching a hole in a larger coin (called a holey dollar).
Sep 03, 2021

Dump

(marketing) A temporary display case that holds many copies of an item being sold.
Sep 03, 2021

Dump

A thick, ill-shapen piece.
Sep 03, 2021

Dump

A lead counter used in the game of chuck-farthing.
Sep 03, 2021

Dump

(Northern England) A deep hole in a river bed; a pool.
Sep 03, 2021

Dump

(transitive) To release, especially in large quantities and chaotic manner.
Sep 03, 2021

Dump

(transitive) To discard; to get rid of something one no longer wants.
Sep 03, 2021

Dump

(transitive) To sell below cost or very cheaply; to engage in dumping.
Sep 03, 2021

Dump

To copy (data) from a system to another place or system, usually in order to archive it.
To dump the ROM from a rare Nintendo game cartridge
Sep 03, 2021

Dump

To output the contents of storage or a data structure, often in order to diagnose a bug.
Sep 03, 2021

Dump

To end a romantic relationship with.
Sarah dumped Nelson after finding out he was cheating on her.
Sep 03, 2021

Dump

To knock heavily; to stump.
Sep 03, 2021

Dump

(transitive) To put or throw down with more or less of violence; hence, to unload from a cart by tilting it
We dumped the coal onto the fireplace.
Sep 03, 2021

Dump

To precipitate (especially snow) heavily.
Sep 03, 2021

Dump

Of a surf wave, to crash a swimmer, surfer, etc., heavily downwards.
Sep 03, 2021

Dump

A thick, ill-shapen piece; a clumsy leaden counter used by boys in playing chuck farthing.
Sep 03, 2021

Dump

A dull, gloomy state of the mind; sadness; melancholy; low spirits or a mild depression; despondency; ill humor; - now used only in the plural.
March slowly on in solemn dump.
Doleful dumps the mind oppress.
I was musing in the midst of my dumps.
Sep 03, 2021

Dump

Absence of mind; revery.
Sep 03, 2021

Dump

A melancholy strain or tune in music; any tune.
Sep 03, 2021

Dump

An old kind of dance.
Sep 03, 2021

Dump

A car or boat for dumping refuse, etc.
Sep 03, 2021

Dump

A ground or place for dumping ashes, refuse, etc.
Sep 03, 2021

Dump

That which is dumped.
Sep 03, 2021

Dump

A pile of ore or rock.
Sep 03, 2021

Dump

A coarse term for defecation.
Sep 03, 2021

Dump

To knock heavily; to stump.
Sep 03, 2021

Dump

To put or throw down with more or less of violence; hence, to unload from a cart by tilting it; as, to dump sand, coal, etc.
Sep 03, 2021

Dump

A coarse term for defecation;
He took a shit
Sep 03, 2021

Dump

A piece of land where waste materials are dumped
Sep 03, 2021

Dump

(computer science) a copy of the contents of a computer storage device; sometimes used in debugging programs
Sep 03, 2021

Dump

Throw away as refuse;
No dumping in these woods!
Sep 03, 2021

Dump

Sever all ties with, usually unceremoniously or irresponsibly;
The company dumped him after many years of service
She dumped her boyfriend when she fell in love with a rich man
Sep 03, 2021

Dump

Sell at artificially low prices
Sep 03, 2021

Dump

Drop in a heap or mass
Sep 03, 2021

Dump

Fall abruptly;
It plunged to the bottom of the well
Sep 03, 2021

Dump

Knock down with force;
He decked his opponent
Sep 03, 2021

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