Definition of dumps:
dejection, joylessness, forlornness, gloom, heartsickness, mopes, dispiritedness, gloom, doldrums, downheartedness, despondency, glumness, despair, sadness, desperation, blues, disconsolateness, despond, miserableness, feelings, funk, oppression, dolefulness, mournfulness, dejection, unhappiness, happy, heavy-heartedness, melancholy, gloominess, depression, mope, dysphoria, despondence, desolation, dreariness, sorrowfulness, blue devils.
All that swiftly passed under his keen eyes was recorded in his memory- the uncouth crowd of laborers, the hardest lot he had ever seen; the talk, noise, smoke; the rickety old clattering coaches; the wayside dumps and heaps and wreckage.- "The U.P. Trail", Zane Grey.
- "The Paternoster Ruby", Charles Edmonds Walk.
- "A Chair on The Boulevard", Leonard Merrick.