Translation of bump in Spanish:
- 1 1.1 (blow)(jolt) sacudida (feminine)that brought me back to reality with a bumpeso me devolvió de golpe a la realidadExample sentences1.2 (sound) things that go bump in the night
cosas que dan miedo
- 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.
- 2 (lump — in surface)(— on head) chichón (masculine)(— on road) bache (masculine)Example sentences
- 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.
- 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.
- 1 (hit, knock lightly) I bumped my head/elbow on o against the doorme di en la cabeza/el codo con or contra la puertaI bumped the post as I was reversingchoqué con or contra el poste al dar marcha atrás
- 2 (remove, throw out)(American English) [colloquial]we got bumped from the flight
echarnos quedamos sin plaza en el vueloExample sentences
- 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.
- 1 (hit, knock)to bump (
againstsomething/somebody)darse or chocar ( contraor conalgo/alguien)Example sentences
- 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.
- 2 (move) (+ adverb complement) the cart bumped over the fieldel carro iba dando botes or tumbos por el campoto bump and grindbailar contoneándoseExample sentences
- 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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