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ˈbʌm ərbum·mer

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. bummernoun

    an experience that is irritating or frustrating or disappointing

    "having to stand in line so long was a real bummer"

  2. bummernoun

    a bad reaction to a hallucinogenic drug

Webster Dictionary

  1. Bummernoun

    an idle, worthless fellow, who is without any visible means of support; a dissipated sponger

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Bummer

    bum′ėr, n. a plundering straggler or camp-follower during the American Civil War: a dissolute fellow, a loafer, a sponge.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of bummer in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of bummer in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of bummer in a Sentence

  1. Scott Harrison:

    Working in an organization with your vocation doesn’t need to be a bummer, i don’t think you need to walk around with a sad face all day because you’re working in conditions of extreme poverty.

  2. Raven Saunders:

    Not being there is a little bummer, but hey, we're cheering from here, she knows we're here cheering for her.

  3. Tom Hardy and Charlize Theron:

    Tom really had moments of frustration, of anger. Charlize did, too, but I feel like hes the one who really took it out on George the most, and that was a bummer to see, but you know, in some ways, you also cant blame him, because a lot was being asked of these actors and there were a lot of unanswered questions.

  4. Andy Corra:

    One day business is booming, and the next day, boom, it's shut off, it's a huge bummer for the whole industry.

  5. Keegan Bradley:

    I just hit a terrible shot, i hadn’t hit a really bad shot all week and you just can’t hit it there, obviously, but you can’t hit it right of the flag. And I just came out of it a little bit, it got gobbled up by the wind. If it goes another yard it might have been in that bunker, but it was a bummer.

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    be hungry; go without food
    • A. famish
    • B. transpire
    • C. elate
    • D. cleave

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