from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A thick mass or piece: a chunk of ice.
- n. Informal A substantial amount: won quite a chunk of money.
- n. A strong stocky horse.
- transitive v. To form into chunks.
- intransitive v. To make a dull clacking sound: listened to the rundown copier chunk along.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A part of something that has been separated.
- n. A representative of a substance at large, often large and irregular.
- n. A discrete segment of a file, stream, etc. (especially one that represents audiovisual media); a block.
- v. To break into large pieces or chunks.
- v. To throw.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A short, thick piece of anything.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A short thick piece, as of wood.
- n. A person or a beast that is small, but thick-set and strong: as, a chunk of a boy; a chunk of a horse.
- n. A game formerly much played by certain tribes of North American Indians, consisting in rolling a disk of stone along a prepared course, and immediately afterward throwing a stick so as to make it lie as near the stone as possible when the two come to rest. The grounds used for this amusement are known as chunk-yards.
- n. Specifically, a range-bred horse of the western United States, suitable for draft purposes, standing 15 hands or over, and weighing from 1,100 to 1,400 pounds.
- In lumbering, to clear (ground) with an engine or horses of obstructions which cannot be removed by hand.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- v. put together indiscriminately
- n. a substantial amount
- n. a compact mass
- v. group or chunk together in a certain order or place side by side
Perhaps variant of chuck2.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
Variant of chuck. (Wiktionary)