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bumpernoun [C]

 us   /ˈbʌm·pər/
  • bumper noun [C] (VEHICLE PART)

a bar at the front and back of the body of a motor vehicle that keeps it from being damaged when hit

bumperadjective [not gradable]

 us   /ˈbʌm·pər/
unusually large: Farmers expect a bumper corn crop this year.
(Definition of bumper from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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bumperadjective

uk   us   /ˈbʌmpər/
producing much more than usual: a bumper crop/harvest A bumper crop of maize is expected.bumper sales/profits Profits are predicted to rise 15% due to bumper sales.
(Definition of bumper from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “bumper”
in Arabic مَصَدّ…
in Korean (자동차 앞 뒤 부분의) 범퍼…
in Portuguese para-choque…
in Catalan para-xocs…
in Japanese (車の)バンパー…
in Chinese (Simplified) 保险杠…
in Turkish tampon…
in Russian бампер…
in Chinese (Traditional) 保險杆…
in Italian paraurti…
in Polish zderzak…
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