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bummer

1bummer

noun bum·mer \ˈbə-mər\

Definition of BUMMER

:  one that bums

Origin of BUMMER

probably modification of German Bummler loafer, from bummeln to dangle, loaf
First Known Use: 1855

2bummer

noun

Definition of BUMMER

1
:  an unpleasant experience (as a bad reaction to a hallucinogenic drug)
2
:  failure, flop

Origin of BUMMER

2bum + 2-er
First Known Use: 1966

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