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Meaning of BUMMER

Pronunciation:  'bumur

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [n]  a bad reaction to a hallucinogenic drug
  2. [n]  an experience that is irritating or frustrating or disappointing; "having to stand in line so long was a real bummer"

BUMMER is a 6 letter word that starts with B.


 See Also: annoyance, botheration, effect, irritation, vexation



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Bum"mer\, n.
An idle, worthless fellow, who is without any visible means
of support; a dissipated sponger. [Slang, U.S.]

Thesaurus Terms
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