- Also bump .Also called bumper tease . in a news program, a brief teaser coming at the end of a segment just before commercials, announcing or previewing a forthcoming story.
- Also called commercial bumper, break bumper . a brief interval of music, graphics, or voiceover serving as a transition between program and advertising content.
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Silverman was sure that she hadn’t so much as smudged his bumper.Sarah Silverman just wants to make things right|Geoff Edgers|February 4, 2021|Washington Post
Some bolt on metal bars that extend from the vehicle’s frame and out under the bumper, forming a hoop that you can use to attach lights.The Best Way to Add Driving Lights to a Normal Car|Wes Siler|January 26, 2021|Outside Online
Although annual statistics for engagements are virtually nonexistent, there’s evidence to suggest the coronavirus pandemic has produced a bumper crop.The pandemic helped them realize: I want to marry you|Ashley Fetters|December 17, 2020|Washington Post
We’ve all had the experience of sitting in bumper-to-bumper traffic with nothing but miles of red taillights ahead, wishing we could somehow break away from the pack and zoom off to our destination traffic-free.This Flying Car Costs $599K—and It’s Now Street Legal in Holland|Vanessa Bates Ramirez|October 29, 2020|Singularity Hub
It looked so good like this that I almost regretted the need for bumpers.Inside My Custom Toyota Land Cruiser Build|Wes Siler|October 15, 2020|Outside Online
To accompany breakfast or lunch, there's hibiscus lavender tea or locally roasted Bumper Crop coffee.Spaghetti for Breakfast?! Not So Crazy at This Idaho Farm Café|Jane & Michael Stern|August 4, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Bumper stickers proclaiming “Gitmo Saves Lives” can be purchased at keepamericasafe.com for $5.The Next Dick|Michelle Cottle|September 2, 2011|DAILY BEAST
Bumper stickers have even been printed that say "No to the murtazeqa," beside a silhouette of a man wearing a yellow hardhat.Libya's Hysteria Over African Mercenaries|Babak Dehghanpisheh|March 6, 2011|DAILY BEAST
Bumper looked in Jimsy's and Wheedle's eyes, and saw they were pink, but he was still doubtful.
That was an answer good enough for any rabbit, and Bumper should have been satisfied, but he had a very inquisitive mind.
Bumper promised not to be spoilt by listening to what little girls said, and then eagerly repeated his question.
Rabbits don't like to be called by two different names, and if I was you, ma'm, I'd keep on calling him Bumper.
Which was true, but Bumper went to sleep dreaming of a million questions he would ask his mother in the morning.