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    bump

    bump - Dictionary definition and meaning for word bump

    Definition
    (noun) a lump on the body caused by a blow Definition
    (noun) something that bulges out or is protuberant or projects from its surroundings
    Example Sentence
    • the gun in his pocket made an obvious bulge
    • the hump of a camel
    • he stood on the rocky prominence
    • the occipital protuberance was well developed
    • the bony excrescence between its horns
    Definition
    (noun) an impact (as from a collision)
    Synonyms : blow
    Example Sentence
    • the bump threw him off the bicycle
    Definition
    (verb) knock against with force or violence
    Synonyms : knock
    Example Sentence
    • My car bumped into the tree
    Definition
    (verb) come upon, as if by accident; meet with
    Synonyms : chance , encounter , find , happen
    Example Sentence
    • We find this idea in Plato
    • I happened upon the most wonderful bakery not very far from here
    • She chanced upon an interesting book in the bookstore the other day
    Definition
    (verb) dance erotically or dance with the pelvis thrust forward
    Example Sentence
    • bump and grind
    Definition
    (verb) assign to a lower position; reduce in rank
    Example Sentence
    • She was demoted because she always speaks up
    • He was broken down to Sergeant
    Definition
    (verb) remove or force from a position of dwelling previously occupied
    Synonyms : dislodge
    Example Sentence
    • The new employee dislodged her by moving into her office space
   Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for bump

it sounds like bumper,so bumper hits forcefully to the when we go fast near speed breaker

sounds similar to thump...means...to hit somebody with closed fists.

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