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  • adj. Alternative form of down in the dumps.

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  • Good point.

    February 9, 2009

  • Do you think the dumps could be considered a metaphorical place?

    February 9, 2009


  • IN THE DUMPS

    We're all in the dumps,
    For diamonds are trumps;
    The kittens are gone to St. Paul's!
    The babies are bit,
    The moon's in a fit,
    And the houses are built without walls.

    Anonymous

    February 9, 2009