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Verb
Knock or run into someone or something with a jolt
“Colouring and flavouring surface baits such as pellets chum mixer and crust can further improve takes, but often species such as carp will bump and knock such baits.”
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Move or travel with much jolting
“At one time four-wheel drive vehicles were just muddy workhorses, box-like things used by folk who just liked to bump along tracks or plough across muddy fields.”
Verb
Move over, dislodge
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Increment
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Noun
A swelling on the skin, especially one caused by illness or injury
“There were no physical injuries except the crew chief got a bump on the head.”
Noun
A light blow or a jolting collision
“He said he had seen a crash and a shunt on Monday and a bump on Tuesday.”
Noun
A protuberance on a level surface
“Seconds later, a family friend on skis went over the same bump and crashed into Jack after failing to spot him lying in the snow.”
Noun
The act or an instance of bringing to a lower grade or rank
“… the bump was punishment for insubordination.”
Noun
A light blow or jolting collision
“I felt a little bump and knew instinctively what had happened.”
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