There are 2 translations of bump in Spanish:

bump1

Pronunciation: /bʌmp/

n

  • 3
    (bumps pl)
    (BrE) we gave her/I got the bumps la manteamos/me mantearon, le dimos/me dieron una pamba (Méx) [familiar/colloquial]

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A gitano is a member of Spain's gypsy community. Gypsies often live in camps and retain their nomadic habits. They have preserved many of their customs and do not usually integrate into the mainstream of Spanish society. Their language is caló. Gypsies have been a great influence on flamenco, and many of the best performers are gypsies.

There are 2 translations of bump in Spanish:

bump2

vt

  • 1 (hit, knock lightly) I bumped my head/elbow on o against the door me di en la cabeza/el codo con or contra la puerta I bumped the post as I was reversing choqué con or contra el poste al dar marcha atrás
  • 2 (remove, throw out) (AmE) [colloquial/familiar], echar we got bumped from the flight nos quedamos sin plaza en el vuelo

vi

  • 1.1 (hit, knock) to bump (against sth/sb) darse* or chocar* (contra or con algo/algn) 1.2 (move) (+ adv compl) the cart bumped over the field el carro iba dando botes or tumbos por el campo to bump and grind bailar contoneándose

Phrasal verbs

bump into

v + prep + o
1.1 (collide with) darse* or chocar* contra I bumped into a tree me di contra un árbol 1.2 (meet by chance) [colloquial/familiar] [acquaintance] toparse or tropezarse* con, encontrarse* con

bump off

v + o + adv, v + adv + o
[slang/argot] quitar de en medio [familiar/colloquial], liquidar [familiar/colloquial], pasaportar [familiar/colloquial]

bump up

v + o + adv, v + adv + o
[colloquial/familiar] aumentar

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A gitano is a member of Spain's gypsy community. Gypsies often live in camps and retain their nomadic habits. They have preserved many of their customs and do not usually integrate into the mainstream of Spanish society. Their language is caló. Gypsies have been a great influence on flamenco, and many of the best performers are gypsies.