How to use bump up in a sentence

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In pluralist politics, groups bump up against each other, form coalitions, and compromise to try to leverage power and votes.
The subject of employing a company to organize the event was also raised to increase public relations and bump up the numbers of competitors.
As an executive in the company, however, Armstrong likes to bump up the take on business casual a few notches.
They had to bump up the content with poetry because their government has been doing nuthin.
Ella was used to Lena's stubbiness, the way she seemed to bump up unsuccessfully against adulthood.
Will it help pave the way for a pullout of troops or a bump up in the polls?
But why bump up the penalties for simple possession of objectionable material to 5 years?
Does the press gallery bump up the significance of a potential challenge because it provides such good copy and provocative sound bites?
That also helped bump up gross margins from 17.1 per cent to 17.7 per cent sequentially.
Some insurers still agree to pay a set percentage of the chargemaster, so hospitals have an incentive to bump up those prices 5 or 6 percent a year.
Publicans in Dublin bump up the price of a phone call by 200 per cent and add 17p to a pack of cigs.
There are no planets moving through your sign other than the Moon form July 13-15 and August 9-11 so during these dates bump up your vitamin C and avoid coughers and sneezers.
Publisher Hachette Filipacchi said the cover, which featured three soap stars and asked readers to guess which one was pregnant, had helped bump up sales.
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Our elected members bump up their income with all manner of activities, from TV appearances to writing books, speechmaking to directorships.
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