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bump

noun [C]  us   /bʌmp/

bump noun [C] (RAISED AREA)

a raised area on a surface: The mosquito bites left bumps on her face.

bump

verb  us   /bʌmp/

bump verb (HIT)

[I/T] to hit against something or someone, esp. by accident: [T] The child fell and bumped his head.

bump verb (PUSH AWAY)

[T] to move someone or something from a place, rank, or job: I knew if they got someone more qualified, I’d be bumped.
Translations of “bump”
in Arabic يَرْتَطِم…
in Korean 부딪히다…
in Malaysian terlanggar…
in French (se) cogner (contre/dans)…
in Turkish çarpmak, vurmak, bindirmek…
in Italian sbattere, urtare…
in Chinese (Traditional) 撞撃, 碰, 撞…
in Russian ударять(ся)…
in Polish uderzyć (się), walnąć (się)…
in Vietnamese đụng mạnh…
in Spanish dar(se) un golpe…
in Portuguese esbarrar…
in Thai ชน…
in German prallen, stoßen…
in Catalan donar-se un cop a…
in Japanese ~をぶつける, ~にぶつかる…
in Indonesian membentur…
in Chinese (Simplified) 撞击, 碰, 撞…
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