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  • 1 Bump — or Bumps may refer to:*Bump (Internet), raising a thread s profile by returning it to the top of the list of active threads *Bump (union), in an unionised work environment, a re assignment of jobs on the basis of seniority *Bump (football), a… …

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  • 2 bump — bump; bump·i·ly; bump·i·ness; bump·kin·ly; bump·ol·o·gist; bump·ol·o·gy; bump·om·e·ter; bump·tious; but·ter·bump; bump·er; bump·e·ty; bump·kin; bump·tious·ly; bump·tious·ness; …

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  • 3 Bump — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda «Bump» Sencillo de Raven Symoné del álbum This Is My Time Publicación 2005 Formato Descarga digital …

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  • 4 Bump — Bump, n. [From {Bump} to strike, to thump.] 1. A thump; a heavy blow. [1913 Webster] 2. A swelling or prominence, resulting from a bump or blow; a protuberance. [1913 Webster] It had upon its brow A bump as big as a young cockerel s stone. Shak.… …

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  • 5 Bump.y — Pays d’origine  Japon Genre musical J Pop Années d activité Depuis 2009 Labels So …

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  • 6 bump´i|ly — bump|y «BUHM pee», adjective, bump|i|er, bump|i|est. 1. having bumps; full of bumps: »a bumpy road. 2. causing bumps; rough: » …

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  • 7 bump|y — «BUHM pee», adjective, bump|i|er, bump|i|est. 1. having bumps; full of bumps: »a bumpy road. 2. causing bumps; rough: » …

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  • 8 bump — ► NOUN 1) a light blow or a jolting collision. 2) a protuberance on a level surface. ► VERB 1) knock or run into with a jolt. 2) move with much jolting. 3) (bump into) meet by chance. 4) …

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  • 9 bump — [bump] vt. [echoic] 1. to hit or knock against with a jolt; collide lightly with ☆ 2. Slang to displace, as from a job or plane reservation ☆ 3. Slang to raise (a price, a bet in poker, etc.) vi. 1. to collide with a jolt 2. to move with jerks or …

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  • 10 Bump — (b[u^]mp; 215), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Bumped} (b[u^]mpt); p. pr. & vb. n. {Bumping}.] [Cf. W. pwmp round mass, pwmpiaw to thump, bang, and E. bum, v. i., boom to roar.] To strike, as with or against anything large or solid; to thump; as, to bump… …

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  • 11 bump — 1610s, verb and noun, perhaps from Scandinavian, probably echoic, original sense was hitting then of swelling from being hit. Also has a long association with obsolete bum to make a booming noise, which perhaps influenced surviving senses like… …

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  • 12 bump — vb Bump, clash, collide, conflict are comparable when they mean to come or cause to come into violent contact or close or direct opposition. Bump is used primarily of physical matters and then implies a forceful knocking or running against,… …

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  • 13 bump — [v1] collide, hit, usually with sound bang, bounce, box, buck, bunt, butt, carom, clap, clatter, crack, crash, impinge, jar, jerk, jolt, jostle, jounce, knock, pat, plop, plunk, pound, punch, rap, rattle, shake, slam, slap, smack, smash into,… …

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  • 14 Bump — Bump, v. i. [See {Boom} to roar.] To make a loud, heavy, or hollow noise, as the bittern; to boom. [1913 Webster] As a bittern bumps within a reed. Dryden. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 15 Bump — Bump, v. i. To come in violent contact with something; to thump. Bumping and jumping. Southey. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 16 Bump — Bump, n. The noise made by the bittern. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 17 Bump! — is a Canadian gay and lesbian travel and lifestyle television series. It is the first of its kind in the world. Currently, Bump! is hosted by Charlie David and Shannon McDonough; David joined as host with the start of Season 2. It is produced by… …

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  • 18 bump — index collide (crash against), impinge, jostle (bump into) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 19 bump — (informal) Auxiliary assistance provided to a letter carrier because of unusually heavy mail volume. The term can also be used as a synonym for aux, hit, or relay …

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  • 20 bump|er — «BUHM puhr», noun, adjective, verb. –n. 1. any device that protects against damage by bumping. 2. a bar or bars of metal across the front and back of a car, bus, or truck, that protects it from being damaged if bumped: »Trucks had been observed… …

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