Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Bum"

The meaning of "Bum" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does I'm bumming mean?
Q: What does I’m just bummed mean?
A: It means I am sad or disappointed
Q: What does "Okay, you bum, I'll buy it." mean?
A: いいだろう、このやろう、買う。

"Bum" can refer to a homeless person. If you use it as an insult, you are implying that someone is irresponsible, lazy, and/or useless. Maybe 役立たず is the Japanese equivalent.
Q: What does I'm such a bum mean?
A: It means "I'm lazy" in a sort of joking manner.
Q: What does to bum books mean?
A: To borrow books permanently. To ask for and be given the books from someone in exchange for nothing.

Example sentences using "Bum"

Q: Please show me example sentences with it bums me out.
A: "I don't want to go to the cemetery. It bums me out."

bums me out = makes me sad

"What did you get on the test?"
"I failed it."
"So did I."
"These bad grades are bumming me out."
Q: Please show me example sentences with bum.
A: "That homeless man is a bum"

"Ouch! That hurt my bum!"
Q: Please show me example sentences with bum.
A: Stop being a bum.
Q: Please show me example sentences with bum.
A: I was bumming around the house (meaning: I was doing nothing)
Q: Please show me example sentences with bum.
A: He's such a lazy bum, staying at home all day watching TV.

Synonyms of "Bum" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between bum out and angry ?
A: @Ana_Jasso

Bummed out = sad or disappointed

Q: What is the difference between bum and arse ?
A: These mean the same thing, but bum is used more by children, whereas 'arse' is more of a rude or vulgar term. Arse would be okay to use with a friend, but not a superior.
Q: What is the difference between bum and butt ?
A: US English - butt, UK English - bum. The latter is considered slightly rude.
Q: What is the difference between lazy bum and lazy ass and slacker ?
A: A slacker is usually referring to someone not participating in school or work well enough. They “slack” behind on duties.

A lazy bum is someone who is lazy and pretty much lazes around.

A lazy ass is the same thing as lazy bum but used in a more joking way.
Q: What is the difference between bum and butt ?
A: Bum is more polite lol

Translations of "Bum"

Q: How do you say this in English (US)? 1. " bums" is the below part?

2. is it okay to use with kids?

3. bums are the same meaning of hips and bottom?

4. There are other meaning of bum? like
disappointed?
A:
1. Bum, butt, bottom, buttocks - Butt is most used in USA, bum not so much
2. Yes, it can be used around most children. I say most because some parents think any mention or reference to the butt is obscene. 3. Bum, bottom, or Butt refers to the buttocks, not the hips.
4. “Bum” has no other meanings. Similar words are: bummed (disappointed) and bummer (disappointed). “Butt” has a homonym in the conjunction “but” yet has no other meanings.
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? What does it mean?

He will bum you, if you don't follow him.
A: I would avoid using this sentence haha. Not really sure what you are trying to say but don't use this sentence.
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? bumming around
A: bumming around can mean that you’re not doing anything with your day. like spending your time just watching television :)
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? What does it mean ‘hits some bum notes?’
A: Meaning “wrong notes” or “bad notes”
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? she bums me out. what is the meaning?
A: It means "She makes me sad". This could be a result of her cheating but not neccesarily.

Other questions about "Bum"

Q: I'm so bummed out since it happened.
It shouldn't have happened. Does this sound natural?
A: I'm so bummed out that it happened.
It shouldn't have happened.
Q: A : Can I bum a cigarette, buddy?
B : You're always bumming cigarettes off me. Why don't you buy your own for a change?
A : OK, I will from tomorrow. Today I'm broke. Does this sound natural?
A: A : Can I bum a cigarette, buddy?
B : You're always bumming cigarettes off me. Why don't you buy your own for a change?
A : OK, I will after tomorrow. I'm broke today.
Q: Can I bum one of your beer cans? Does this sound natural?
A: "May I have a beer, please" is the best form
Q: I'm a bum. You call me whatever you want. Does this sound natural?
A: You can call me whatever you want

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