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bumpy

adjective \ˈbəm-pē\

of a surface : having or covered with bumps

: having sudden up and down movements

: having a lot of problems

bump·i·erbump·i·est

Full Definition of BUMPY

1
:  having or covered with bumps
2
a :  marked by bumps or jolts
b :  marked by or full of difficulties
bump·i·ly \-pə-lē\ adverb
bump·i·ness \-pē-nəs\ noun
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Examples of BUMPY

  1. The road is very bumpy.
  2. the bumpy skin of a cucumber
  3. The flight was very bumpy.
  4. The road was rough so we had a bumpy ride.

First Known Use of BUMPY

1865

Rhymes with BUMPY

BUMPIEST Defined for Kids

bumpy

adjective \ˈbəm-pē\
bump·i·erbump·i·est

Definition of BUMPY for Kids

1
:  having or covered with bumps <a bumpy road> <bumpy skin>
2
:  having sudden up-and-down movements <a bumpy ride>

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