Bum - definition, pronunciation, transcription
- a vagrant (syn: hobo, tramp)
- person who does no work (syn: do- nothing, idler, layabout, loafer)
- the fleshy part of the human body that you sit on (syn: arse, ass, backside, behind, bottom, butt, buttocks, can, fanny, fundament, hindquarters, nates, posterior, prat, rear, rump, seat, stern, tail, tush)
- be lazy or idle (syn: loaf, loll)
...that was bum advice that you got from that chat room...
This is a bum party.
I've been bumming about for the last year without a job.
She bummed a little cash off me.
The orchestra was excellent. No one played a bum note.
Jim got a bum deal (=unfair treatment).
he tried to help the really down-and-out bums
Her son is just bumming around all day
present participle: bumming
past tense: bummed
past participle: bummed