bump up


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bump up

vb
(tr, adverb) informal to raise or increase: prices are being bumped up daily.
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Verb1.bump up - increase or raise; "OPEC bumped up the price of oil"
raise - raise the level or amount of something; "raise my salary"; "raise the price of bread"
Translations

w>bump up

vt sep (inf) (→ auf +acc) prices, totalerhöhen; salaryaufbessern
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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.
Publicans in Dublin bump up the price of a phone call by 200 per cent and add 17p to a pack of cigs.
Certainly, a simple shift in rates can bump up revenues another $300 million.