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

The meaning of "Bump" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does “First bump. High five. “ mean?
A: It’s when two people clap hands together
Q: What does bumping mean?
A: According to urban dictionary "bumping" may also mean to listen to music freely for example "they were bumping American rap in the car"
Q: What does bump and grind mean?
A: If someone says "The usual bump and grind" it means "the same routine". :) If someone says "Back to the bump and grind" it means "back to work" or "I'm going to work." "Bump and grind" by itself can be a flirtatious or sexual form of dancing in dance clubs. I hope this helps! :)
Q: What does bump comment mean?
A: It is used to bring a thread back to the top of the list or the front page. It is considered "bumping" it to the top/front.
Q: What does bump water mean?
A: I had to Google... I haven't heard of it before. It is a health drink for pregnant mothers. In colloquial UK English "bump" is a way to refer to the pregnant mother's shape. Sometimes called a "baby bump".

Example sentences using "Bump"

Q: Please show me example sentences with bump into .
A: @Chisae You’re welcome! And yes, you can bump into someone. Example: I bumped into a woman on my walk, and she almost fell over. (physical bump) I bumped into an old friend from school. It was nice to see him again! (abstract bump)
Q: Please show me example sentences with bump into.
A: oohh.. look who I bumped into?! (this expression am used when I was accidentally met with my old friend in somewhere)
Q: Please show me example sentences with bump.
A: 'She fell over and bumped her head.' (Meaning: hit her head.) 'There is a bump in the pavement.' (Meaning: the pavement is uneven.) 'It's going to be a bumpy ride.' (Meaning: it's going to be difficult.) 'There's a bumpy road ahead.' (Meaning: it's going to be difficult.) 'Things that go bump in the night.' (Meaning: scary things) 'She's pregnant - she has a baby bump.' (Meaning: her stomach her grown)
Q: Please show me example sentences with bump into .
A: I went into the local post office and bumped into an old friend of mine who was buying some stamps.
Q: Please show me example sentences with bump into.
A: Two meanings: To meet someone unexpectedly or to actually walk into something a) I bumped into an old friend from high school yesterday b)I bumped into the table because the room was so dark, now I have a bruise

Synonyms of "Bump" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between bump and hump ?
A: hump on your head is uncommon. you would say bump. hump is usually described for like a hill or animal. not for a bump on your head.
Q: What is the difference between bump and bang ?
A: bump is associated with going over a speed bump or hitting something lightly. Where bang is a more forceful movement such as a gun going off or getting punched.
Q: What is the difference between bump into someone and come across someone ?
A: both mean the same thing( finding someone somewhere that you didn't expect to find them) they are just different ways of saying this
Q: What is the difference between bump into and run into ?
A: Both are the same. Meaning a chance meeting. Not planned.
Q: What is the difference between bump and lump ?
A: They mean the same thing however I see lump used a lot when people refer to themselves. "Doctor, I found a lump on my chest." "There's this lump on my leg from when I kicked the table on accident." Lump typically means inside of someone. Where as bump can be exterior. "She has bumps on her skin." "Watch out for that bump! You're going to cause a wreck!"

Translations of "Bump"

Q: How do you say this in English (US)? bump
Q: How do you say this in English (UK)? bump
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Q: How do you say this in English (UK)? What is a bump in your mouth called? It usually appears when you ate something dirty, or your hands were not very clean. You may also get it after visiting your dentist, or when you lack the vitamin B.
A: @LoooooN: An ulcer? It's a small inflammation caused by bacteria/viruses/damage to the mouth lining.

Other questions about "Bump"

Q: 1. He bumps his head. 1-1. He bumps with his head. 2. He bumps his head on the board. 3. His head bumps the board. 4. He goes his feet. 4-1. He goes with his feet. 5. He works his head. 5-1. He works with his head. →Are 8 Sentences correct?
A: These two are wrong. 4. He goes his feet. 5. He works his head. Are the sentences for grammar book exercises? 1-1 can be correct, if the meaning is "he bumps something with his head".
Q: Please show me how to pronounce bump.
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Q: Can I use ″goose bump ″for anything good ? for example, ″I'm so impressed about your enter to Harvard university and I even had a goose bump!″ ? Also could you correct the sentence?
A: Instead of using “goosebumps”, you can say: “I’m so impressed that you got into Harvard. I’m still shaking with excitement after hearing the news.”
Q: is fist bumps more used than shaking hands in America ? here in Romania, first bumps are so rare and almost all of us don't do that.
A: @NateMachpash: Neat! It's not that common here, some people think it's "cool" I guess. For the most part though, it's just done among friends. It's not required of you to fist bump, if it's awkward to you haha
Q: What does 'bump' mean in the following sentence? But recently in Dubai, she got a major title bump.
A: An increase in a title is what it means in this sentence

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