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bum


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bum

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the part of the body upon which someone sits

  • I decided to get off my bum and get some exercise
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beam, stern

moon [slang]


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bum

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1 an idle worthless person

  • if you expect an allowance, you have to do some chores and stop being such a bum
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2 a homeless wanderer who may beg or steal for a living

  • I feel sorry for bums and occasionally give them money
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bindle stiff, bummer, hobo, sundowner [Australian], swaggie [chiefly Australian], swagman [chiefly Australian], tramp, vagabond, vagrant

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bum

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to spend time doing nothing

  • spent most of the summer just bumming around the house
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kill time, twiddle one's thumbs

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