bump around


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Verb1.bump around - shock physically; "Georgia was shaken up in the Tech game"
move, displace - cause to move or shift into a new position or place, both in a concrete and in an abstract sense; "Move those boxes into the corner, please"; "I'm moving my money to another bank"; "The director moved more responsibilities onto his new assistant"
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And because almost no one has a separate MP3 player any more, you'll need somewhere to stow your smartphone so it doesn't bump around in your pocket.
But I hit a speed bump around Killarney's new August festival.
JM: Obviously we see a bump around the holidays, because the whole category does, but not to the extent of others.
They drop out, bump around, have pressure at home to get a job but don't know how to get out of their situation.
Until we see some definitive evidence of job growth and corporate confidence, we are likely to see our Index bump around a bit in the months to come.
It was Claire who got to haul the baby bump around for nine months.
To make the hairs stand up, the little muscles at the base of each hair contract, which causes a bump around the hair.