bum

UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈbʌm/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/bʌm/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(bum)

Inflections of 'bum' (adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."):
bummer
adj comparative
bummest
adj superlative
Inflections of 'bum' (v): (⇒ conjugate)
bums
v 3rd person singular
bumming
v pres pverb, present participle: -ing verb used descriptively or to form progressive verb--for example, "a singing bird," "It is singing."
bummed
v pastverb, past simple: Past tense--for example, "He saw the man." "She laughed."
bummed
v past pverb, past participle: Verb form used descriptively or to form verbs--for example, "the locked door," "The door has been locked."

bum
WordReference English Thesaurus © 2020
Sense: Noun: homeless person or beggar - informal
Synonyms:
homeless person, vagrant, hobo, beggar , vagabond, panhandler (slang), drifter (informal), street person, tramp , floater (informal), cadger (informal)
Sense: Noun: lazy or irresponsible person - informal
Synonyms:
lazybones (informal), couch potato (slang), deadbeat, loafer, layabout, idler
Sense: Verb: get by asking or begging - slang
Synonyms:
beg , beg for, ask for, panhandle, mooch, sponge (informal), cadge (informal)
Sense: Verb: be idle - slang
Synonyms:
chill (informal), kick back (informal), hang out, hang around, laze, laze around, idle , lounge , lounge around, loaf , loaf around, kill time, sit on your backside (informal), veg out (informal), bum around (informal)
Sense: Noun: buttocks - informal
Synonyms:
butt (slang), bottom , backside, behind , ass (US, vulgar, slang), arse (UK, vulgar, slang), rear , buttocks, rump, hindquarters, derrière, butt cheeks (slang)

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