Adjective "Bump" Definition and Examples




    1. to come more or less violently in contact with; collide with; strike: His car bumped a truck.

    2. to cause to strike or collide: He bumped the car against a tree.

    3. to dislodge or displace by the force of collision.

    4. to dislodge by appropriating the privileges of: The airline bumped me from the flight.

    5. to demote or dismiss: He was bumped from his job.

    6. to force upward; raise: Demand from abroad bumped the price of corn.

    7. to move to a new


    "futures can be bump."