Bump and Upgrade


Bump verb - Assign to a lower position; reduce in rank.

Upgrade is an antonym for bump.

Nearby Words: bumped, bumper, bumpy, bumping


Upgrade verb - Give a promotion to or assign to a higher position.

Bump is an antonym for upgrade.

Nearby Words: upgrading, upgraded, upgradable

Common collocations

people bump people upgrade people
rate bump rate upgrade rate
house bump house upgrade house
car bump car upgrade car
Other words: ship, armor, times.

Both words in one sentence

  • Creator / Tex Avery Animation Bump: Tex's later years on Looney Tunes got a significant upgrade in animation from his earlier shorts.
  • Anime / Fafner in the Azure: Dead Aggressor Animation Bump: While the first series has average quality, the animation got an upgrade in Right of Left prequel, but it gets really good in Heaven and Earth and Exodus.
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