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Present participle for to knock or run into someone or something with a jolt
“The out-of-control car would bump several bollards as it careened about erratically.”
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Present participle for to move or travel with much jolting
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“Four-wheel drive vehicles were once muddy workhorses used by folk who just liked to bump along tracks or plow across muddy fields.”
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Present participle for to increase, especially just slightly or incrementally
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“Could you bump the volume up a little?”
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Present participle for to exert force or pressure on
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Present participle for to lower the rank or status of something or someone
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Present participle for to strike or hit something, especially repeatedly
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Present participle for to move past someone or something with force
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Present participle for to dismiss from a job or position
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Present participle for to make or cause to make a continuous rattling sound
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Present participle for to strike (something) and rebound
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Present participle for to crash an aeroplane
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Present participle for have a heated argument or disagreement
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Present participle for to cause or create a dent in something by applying pressure
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Shuddering back and forth, or side to side, movements
“In terms of celebrity, Amanda and Les have been bumping along the bottom on a low-grade notoriety.”
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