bumpy
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bumpy(
buhm
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pi
)
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (rough and jolty)
a. agitado (trip)
The flight was a bit bumpy, but we arrived on time.El vuelo estuvo un poco agitado, pero llegamos a tiempo.
b. el traqueteo
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(trip)
She ended up getting car sick because the ride was so bumpy.Terminó mareada por el traqueteo del viaje.
2. (in bad condition)
a. accidentado (road)
The bumpy highway I have to drive on is hard on the suspension.La carretera accidentada por la que tengo que conducir es una gran exigencia para la suspensión.
b. lleno de baches (road)
You have to take a bumpy dirt road to get to our campsite.Hay que tomar un camino de tierra lleno de baches para llegar a nuestro campamento.
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bumpy
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (road)
a. lleno(a) de baches, accidentado(a)
2. (journey)
a. incómodo(a), agitado(a)
3. (fam fig)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
to have a bumpy rideencontrar muchos obstáculos
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bumpy [ˈbʌmpɪ]
adjective
bumpier (comparative)bumpiest (superlative) [+surface, road, drive] accidentado; [+journey, flight] agitado; con mucho traqueteo;
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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