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a glass filled to the brim (especially as a toast)

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a mechanical device consisting of bars at either end of a vehicle to absorb shock and prevent serious damage

References in classic literature ?
I have no notion of going anywhere with Professor Bumper.
But what has your friend Professor Bumper to do with it?
Though, if Professor Bumper has his way, the idol will be coming out instead of coming in.
Come here, Hop-Frog," said he, as the jester and his friend entered the room; "swallow this bumper to the health of your absent friends, [here Hop-Frog sighed,] and then let us have the benefit of your invention.
The monarch was pacified; and having drained another bumper with no very perceptible ill effect, Hop-Frog entered at once, and with spirit, into the plans for the masquerade.
One bumper," said he, "to the success of our little expedition.
He sprang to open the door for the ladies, when they retired, with the most killing grace--and coming back to the table, filled himself bumper after bumper of claret, which he swallowed with nervous rapidity.
Hugh readily complied--pouring no liquor on the floor when he drank this toast--and they pledged the secretary as a man after their own hearts, in a bumper.
Pickwick filled and drained a bumper with a trembling hand; and his eyes moistened as his friends rose with one accord, and pledged him from their hearts.
Immediately flying to the bell, and calling for mulled wine as impetuously as if it had been wanted for instant use in the recovery of some person apparently drowned, the single gentleman made Kit's mother swallow a bumper of it at such a high temperature that the tears ran down her face, and then hustled her off to the chaise again, where--not impossibly from the effects of this agreeable sedative--she soon became insensible to his restlessness, and fell fast asleep.
Read by the author (Parents' Choice, ALA, and Grammy Award-winner Bill Harley), Charlie Bumpers vs.
com)-- A recently announced bipartisan effort out of Ohio is aiming to stop the sale of crib bumper pads and to secure federal support to thwart needless deaths caused by traditional or horizontal crib bumpers.
The China Automotive Bumper Industry Report, 2014-2017 market research says that thanks to a drastic increase in the output and ownership of the vehicles, the market capacity of bumpers in China reached 56.
The same bumpers are currently being produced at Rehau's German and South African facilities, both of which have also adopted the RFID technology.
ED Midlands family is calling for a ban on the sale of cot bumpers - claiming their nine-month-old son was strangled.