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

The meaning of "Bummer" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does bummer mean?
A: 아쉽다
Q: What does "such a bummer of a shoot" mean?
A: Bummer - bad or annoying.

Shoot (in movie making parlance ) - the process of filming
Q: What does bummer mean?
A: A bummer is a way of saying something that is sad or something that makes you sad or dissapointed.
Q: What does that's bummer mean?
A: *That's a bummer.

It's a reaction to when something is (mildly!) disappointing. I actually use this phrase all the time haha.

Example:
Person 1: We were going to go to the baseball game but it got rained out.
Person 2: That's a bummer.

When NOT! to use it: when the situation is more serious.
Person 1: My dog died last night
Person 2: That's a bummer
Q: What does bummer mean?
A: A "bummer" describes a disappointing situation. It is definitely informal language, often used in conversation.

Example: "That party sucked! What a bummer!"

Sam: I can't make it to the party tonight.

John: Oh, man! That's a bit of a bummer.

Hope this helps!!

Example sentences using "Bummer"

Q: Please show me example sentences with bummer.
A: Slang word- anything that is frustrating or unpleasant or disappointing—
Standing in a long line is such a bummer
Losing your money is a real bummer
It’s a real bummer to lose your job
The last book I read was great, but this book is a bummer
Q: Please show me example sentences with bummer.
A: I was really bummed about the party being cancelled.

It’s a bummer my friend couldn’t come.

I forgot my book. What a bummer.
Q: Please show me example sentences with bummer.
A: Bummer refers to a failure.

can be used to refer a person:

He is a bummer since he graduated college. (No job)

As an expression:

That's a bummer. (used to describe a bad experience)
Q: Please show me example sentences with bummer .
A: I wanted to go to the beach but it started raining. What a bummer...
Q: Please show me example sentences with What a bummer.
A: It's slang that means basically "how unfortunate/undesirable". You could therefore say it before or after anything that describes a negative event. It'll sound a little bit childish though. e.g.

I didn't win the lottery again. What a bummer.

There's no cheese in the fridge. What a bummer.

Synonyms of "Bummer" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between bummer and downer ?
A: Bummer and downer are very similar.

"It was a bummer that we couldn't go see the movie."

"It's okay though, I heard it was a downer."


Q: What is the difference between what a bummer! and what a pity! ?
A: There is no difference, it just depends on which one you prefer to say
What a bummer and what a pity both have the same meaning
Q: What is the difference between #1 That’s a bummer and #2 That's a disappointing thing. ?
Q: What is the difference between bummer and hobo ?
A: Perhaps you meant "bum", which is another word for hobo, but it also is used to mean "someone who is lazy, no good, unproductive person"
Q: What is the difference between bummer! and the struggle is real! ?
A: Well bummer is more casual. It's not for serious situations. It's like "well that sucks"

Translations of "Bummer"

Q: How do you say this in English (US)? What does that mean "big fat bummer"?
A: This isn't a super common phrase anymore, but I'm sure things like this come up a lot in "Friends."
Basically it means that your expectations haven't been met, like Gabzillad said. It's "too bad." Disappointing.
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? What does "bummer" mean?
A: Bummer is a phrase people say when you are disappointed.

Bummer is a disappointing or unpleasant situation or experience.

“Oh that’s a bummer” means your disappointed
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? it’s a bummer.
A: Check the question to view the answer
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? bummer
A: Ba-mer :)

Other questions about "Bummer"

Q: "he's such a bummer"
what does bummer mean here?
A: downer, party-pooper, no fun
Q: I heard that you wouldn’t come to the ~~~~~~.

It’s a bummer that you can’t come there. Actually me neither :(  

Is it because you need to go back to ----- before the event?

I just hope you enjoy your trip. does this sound natural?
A: Instead,

'I heard that you couldn't go to the __'

'It's a bummer that you can't go there. Actually, I can't either.' :-)
Q: What a bummer! There are lot of things that let me down in this world. does this sound natural?
A: Oops I meant to choose "A little unnatural". Just add an "a" between "are" and "lot"

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