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bumping

verb
present participle of bump

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to come into usually forceful contact with something
  • that police officer bumped into me and should have apologized

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“Bumping.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/bumping. Accessed 25 Oct. 2021.

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