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bump / choque
 
bump   [bʌmp]
A. -noun
1. (=blow, noise)   choque (m),   topetazo (m)
(=jolt of vehicle)   sacudida (f)   (aeronautics)   rebote (m)   (in falling)   batacazo (m)
·things that go bump in the night
·cosas que hacen ruidos misteriosos en la noche
a. to come down to earth with a bump   volver a la realidad de un golpe
2. (=swelling)   bollo (m),   abolladura (f)   (on skin)   chichónoun (m),   hinchazónoun (f)   (on road etcetera)   bache (m)
B. -transitive verb
[+car]   chocar contra
·to bump one'noun head
·darse un golpe en la cabeza
·to bump one'noun head on a door
·dar con la cabeza contra una puerta
C. -intransitive verb
·to bump along
(=move joltingly)   avanzar dando sacudidas
·the economy continues to bump along the bottom
(British, Great Britain)   la economía continúa arrastrándose por los suelos
 
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