Synonyms and Antonyms of bump
a small rounded mass of swollen tissue
- That's a nasty bump on your arm where you hit the table.
growth, tumor, wart
bruise, contusion, welt
blob, chunk, clod, clump, gob, gobbet, hunk, knob, nub, nubble, nugget, wad
the act or an instance of bringing to a lower grade or rank
- The bump in rank was punishment for insubordination.
a forceful coming together of two things
- I felt the bump of the other car, but there was no damage to either vehicle.
collision, concussion, crash, impact, impingement, jar, jolt, jounce, kick, shock, slam, smash, strike, wallop
blow, buffet, hit, knock, punch, rap, slap, thump
bashing, battering, bludgeoning, clobbering, hammering, lambasting, licking, pounding, pummeling (also pummelling), thrashing
contact, encounter, meeting, touch