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bump·y

 (bŭm′pē)
adj. bump·i·er, bump·i·est
1. Covered with or full of bumps: a bumpy country road.
2. Marked by bumps and jolts; rough: a bumpy flight.

bump′i·ly adv.
bump′i·ness n.
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bumpy

(ˈbʌmpɪ)
adj, bumpier or bumpiest
1. having an uneven surface: a bumpy road.
2. full of jolts; rough: a bumpy flight.
ˈbumpily adv
ˈbumpiness n
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bump•y

(ˈbʌm pi)

adj. bump•i•er, bump•i•est.
1. full of bumps.
2. full of jolts: a bumpy ride.
3. marked by failures as well as successes: a bumpy career.
[1860–65]
bump′i•ly, adv.
bump′i•ness, n.
Random House Kernerman Webster's College Dictionary, © 2010 K Dictionaries Ltd. Copyright 2005, 1997, 1991 by Random House, Inc. All rights reserved.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.bumpy - causing or characterized by jolts and irregular movements; "a rough ride"
2.bumpy - covered with or full of bumps; "a bumpy country road"
rough, unsmooth - having or caused by an irregular surface; "trees with rough bark"; "rough ground"; "rough skin"; "rough blankets"; "his unsmooth face"
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bumpy

adjective
1. uneven, rough, pitted, irregular, rutted, lumpy, potholed, knobby bumpy cobbled streets
2. jolting, jarring, bouncy, choppy, jerky, bone-breaking, jolty a hot and bumpy journey across the desert
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Translations
غَيْرُ مُسْتَوٍ، كَثيرُ الحُفَروَعِر
hrbolatý
ujævnbumpet
kuoppainen
neravan
hepehupás
ójafn, holóttur
でこぼこのある
울퉁불퉁한
luknjastnemirenneraven
gropig
ขรุขระ
gập ghềnh

bumpy

[ˈbʌmpɪ] ADJ (bumpier (compar) (bumpiest (superl))) [surface] → desigual; [road] → lleno de baches; [journey, flight] → agitado, con mucho traqueteo
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

bumpy

[ˈbʌmpi] adj
[street] → cahoteux/euse

It was a bumpy flight → On a été secoués dans l'avion.
It was a bumpy ride → On a été secoués dans la voiture.
to have a bumpy ride (fig) (= hard time) → passer un mauvais moment
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

bumpy

adj (+er) surfaceuneben, hubbelig (inf); road, driveholp(e)rig; flightböig, unruhig; we had a very bumpy driveauf der Fahrt wurden wir tüchtig durchgerüttelt
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007

bumpy

[ˈbʌmpɪ] adj (surface, road) → accidentato/a, dissestato/a, irregolare; (journey, flight) → movimentato/a
we had a bumpy flight → abbiamo ballato or si ballava in volo
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

bump

(bamp) verb
to knock or strike (something). She bumped into me; I bumped my head against the ceiling.
noun
1. (the sound of) a blow or knock. We heard a loud bump.
2. a swelling or raised part. a bump on the head; This road is full of bumps.
ˈbumper noun
a bar on a motor vehicle to lessen damage when it collides with anything.
adjective
excellent in some way, especially by being large. a bumper crop.
ˈbumpy adjective
uneven. a bumpy road.
bump into
to meet (someone) by accident. I bumped into him in the street.
bump of
(slang) to murder someone.
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bumpy

وَعِر hrbolatý ujævn holprig ανώμαλος desigual, lleno de baches kuoppainen cahoteux neravan accidentato でこぼこのある 울퉁불퉁한 hobbelig ujevn wyboisty esburacado ухабистый gropig ขรุขระ tümsekli gập ghềnh 颠簸的
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The two had seated themselves on a little bumpy sofa which stood against the wall.
Meantime the old salt ("ex-coasting skipper" was writ large all over his person) had hobbled up alongside in his bumpy, shiny boots, and, waving an arm, short and thick like the flipper of a seal, terminated by a paw red as an uncooked beef-steak, addressed the poop in a muffled, faint, roaring voice, as if a sample of every North-Sea fog of his life had been permanently lodged in his throat: "Haul 'em round, Mr.
The clothes were also stuffed with straw, and that so unevenly or carelessly that his Majesty's legs and arms seemed more bumpy than was necessary.
The bronze medal for mathematics was considered as good as won by a fat, funny little up-country boy with a bumpy forehead and a patched coat.
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So grey, so slow, so quiet, so impassionate, so very bumpy in the head, Patriarch was the word for him.
He was dark and sturdy, with a bumpy forehead and a bulldog jaw, and he spoke with a curt apology.
Rocketts they found after some hours, four miles from a station, and, so far as they could, judge in the bumpy darkness, twice as many from a road.
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