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Synonyms for bum

Collins Thesaurus of the English Language – Complete and Unabridged 2nd Edition. 2002 © HarperCollins Publishers 1995, 2002

Synonyms for bum

a self-indulgent person who spends time avoiding work or other useful activity

to ask or ask for as charity

to pass time without working or in avoiding work

below a standard of quality

the part of one's back on which one rests in sitting

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Synonyms for bum

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However, others argued the bum rests are clearly a "multiple occupancy space" and that claiming the whole space is "selfish".
One fan are outraged and pointed out how there would be outrage if a male celebrity done it to his female partner: "Strictly's Stacey Dooley spotted giving Kevin Clifton's bum a cheeky squeeze - Not one to judge but if a man did this we would all moan yet she does it & it's called cheeky?
There's a lot of participation - we want the children to join in as they're part of this Little Baby Bum community."
But a complaint against it was upheld, with the decision saying: "The ASA considered that 'bum boy' was widely understood as a derogatory term directed at homosexual men and that the use of that term to describe a vehicle would therefore be regarded as homophobic by many people.
There were approximately 450,000 bum injuries in 2013 that required medical treatment in the United States, with approximately 40,000 requiring hospitalizations.
If everything else is great and he shows commitment in other ways, then say: "I know you don't mean to come across as insensitive but sometimes you do, so I'd appreciate it if you thought a bit more before commenting on our relationship or my bum."
Bootilicious bottoms like Kim's, Jennifer Lopez's and Nicki Minaj's have become a big fashion asset and sparked the idea for Jessica's stunning Scrunchy Bum collection.
She wore only a pair of stockings and exposed her bum and everything to the cool rooftop breeze.
It was established that the chief accountant of the Osh TB Center, current MP Urmat Amanbayeva, instigated TB Center Director Baisalov and Director of BUM Ltd Uluhozhayeva to overstate the number of TB drugs in documents and to appropriate the public funds.
The event coordinators at Hedonism II have already been fielding applications from ladies of all ethnicities and ages, all laying claim to the right of most delicious bum!
Bum bags are making a comeback in Middlesbrough with Baker Street boutiques doing a storming trade in the 80s and 90s classic accessory.
Among other things, a bum bag should be part of any essentials list one might create.
While most of us would be less than keen to post a "belfie" (bum selfie) on Instagram, that doesn't mean we're opposed to getting the best out of our backsides.