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1. bum

noun. ['ˈbʌm'] a person who is deemed to be despicable or contemptible.

Synonyms

  • git
  • lowlife
  • skunk
  • rat
  • puke
  • unpleasant person
  • stinkpot
  • stinker
  • crumb
  • disagreeable person
  • so-and-so
  • rotter
  • scum bag

Antonyms

  • placable
  • fancy
  • indulgent
  • undemanding

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Words that Rhyme with Bum

  • mccrumb
  • mccrum
  • deblum
  • ancrum
  • succumb
  • strum
  • hohum
  • exum
  • become
  • baucum
  • swum
  • stumm
  • stum
  • slum
  • shrum
  • sharum
  • scum
  • schrum
  • plumb
  • plum
  • pflum
  • narum
  • krumme
  • krumm
  • krum
  • klumb
  • grum
  • glum
  • frum
  • from

How do you pronounce bum?

Pronounce bum as bəm.

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Example sentences of the word bum


1. Noun, singular or mass
Clear off whatever is left over the bum and you're done.

2. bum

verb. ['ˈbʌm'] ask for and get free; be a parasite.

Synonyms

  • grub
  • sponge
  • cadge
  • mooch
  • obtain

Antonyms

  • solidity
  • unbreakableness
  • softness
  • thick

3. bum

noun. ['ˈbʌm'] a disreputable vagrant.

Synonyms

  • hobo
  • vagabond
  • floater
  • vagrant
  • drifter
  • tramp
  • street person

Antonyms

  • beginning
  • obverse
  • artifact
  • thinness

4. bum

noun. ['ˈbʌm'] the fleshy part of the human body that you sit on.

Synonyms

  • ass
  • fundament
  • trunk
  • posterior
  • butt
  • bottom
  • derriere
  • rear end
  • can
  • keister
  • buttocks
  • rump
  • prat
  • backside
  • hindquarters
  • stern
  • tail
  • body
  • torso
  • fanny
  • tooshie
  • hind end
  • buns
  • rear
  • arse
  • tush
  • behind
  • nates
  • tail end
  • seat

Antonyms

  • anterior
  • antecedent
  • natural elevation
  • top

5. bum

adjective. ['ˈbʌm'] of very poor quality; flimsy.

Synonyms

  • crummy
  • cheap
  • punk
  • sleazy
  • cheesy
  • chintzy
  • inferior

Antonyms

  • valuable
  • stand still
  • fast
  • responsible

6. bum

noun. ['ˈbʌm'] person who does no work.

Synonyms

  • drone
  • poke
  • slacker
  • trailer
  • mope
  • loon
  • sunbather
  • woolgatherer
  • laggard
  • lazybones
  • spiv
  • clock watcher
  • idler
  • sluggard
  • good-for-nothing
  • slugabed
  • whittler
  • lagger
  • shirker
  • dallier
  • lie-abed
  • goof-off
  • daydreamer
  • slug
  • do-nothing
  • nonworker
  • dillydallier
  • loafer
  • ne'er-do-well
  • no-account
  • lounger
  • dilly-dallier
  • dawdler
  • goldbrick
  • layabout
  • trifler
  • couch potato

Antonyms

  • head
  • side
  • miss
  • best

7. bum

verb. ['ˈbʌm'] be lazy or idle.

Synonyms

  • lounge around
  • arse about
  • frig around
  • waste one's time
  • fuck off
  • loll around
  • stagnate
  • arse around
  • loaf
  • bum around
  • idle
  • laze
  • slug
  • lounge about
  • bum about

Antonyms

  • porosity
  • thickness
  • thin
  • hardness
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