There are 2 translations of bump in Spanish:

bump1

Pronunciation: /bʌmp/

n

  • 1 1.1 (blow) golpe (m); (jolt) sacudida (f); (collision) topetazo (m), golpe (m) that brought me back to reality with a bump eso me devolvió de golpe a la realidad
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    • In times of bumps, falls and collisions, knees can be susceptible to fractures.
    • The amniotic fluid and membrane cushion the fetus against bumps and jolts to the mother's body.
    • Although the road from Maneybhanjang to Sandakphu is motorable, it is a wiser choice to hike it rather than suffer the jolts and bumps of the track.
    1.2 (sound) golpe (m) things that go bump in the night cosas que dan miedo
  • 2 (lump — in surface) bulto (m), protuberancia (f); (— on head) chichón (m); (— on road) bache (m)
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    • How many babies before mine have been jolted awake by the bumps and cracks in the concrete created by unruly tree roots and water damage?
    • It is a grassy bump amongst other grassy bumps and is marked with a small cairn.
    • Seconds later, a family friend on skis went over the same bump and crashed into Jack after failing to spot him lying in the snow.
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    • Where some people have a bump of direction, I have a small black hole.
    • Gall thought that he was able to correlate certain particular mental faculties to bumps and depressions on the surface of the skull.
    • A bump on the skull directly above one of these sections indicates that the particular faculty, called an organ, is more than normally developed.
  • 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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afternoon snack …
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Each of the 55 different administrative areas into which Spain is divided is called a provincia. Each provincia includes a main city or town, sometimes more, depending on its social and economic power. The provincial capital usually has the same name as the province. Most comunidades autónomas comunidad autónoma comprise at least two or more

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
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    • By comparison, Russia has five current or former world champions and is so deep that Sajidov bumped reigning Olympic champion Adam Saitiev for these games.
    • Aging receivers bumped were Jacksonville's Jimmy Smith, Denver's Rod Smith and Oakland's Tim Brown.
    • Getting bumped is no reflection on MarineMax, which is one of the best-performing public companies in the Tampa Bay area.

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
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    • As we headed for the forest, we bumped along in a large all-wheel-drive military-type vehicle over the roughest forest roads we'd ever experienced.
    • But since Deja had bumped along with a skeleton staff for several months, and functioned fine, we wondered if this would really have hurt Google financially.
    • The cart still tottered as it bumped along the Mourning Valley.
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    • Grace struggled more violently than before, bumping against a table and knocking a large porcelain vase to the floor, where it shattered into a thousand pieces with a loud crash.
    • Knocking down the fire-irons, tumbling over the chairs, bumping against the piano, smothering himself among the curtains, wherever she went, there went he.
    • Behind, the young women are fast asleep, their heads gently bumping against each other now and then.

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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Word of the day merienda
f
afternoon snack …
Cultural fact of the day

Each of the 55 different administrative areas into which Spain is divided is called a provincia. Each provincia includes a main city or town, sometimes more, depending on its social and economic power. The provincial capital usually has the same name as the province. Most comunidades autónomas comunidad autónoma comprise at least two or more