what does bump mean?


#1

Maybe this is just my problem, but what do people mean when they post “bump” on a thread?


#2

They try to bring up their post to the top of the page so more people will read it.

Bring
Up
My
Post


(SR) #3

Bump (V.)

  1. to come more or less violently in contact with; collide with; strike: His car bumped a truck.
  2. to cause to strike or collide: He bumped the car against a tree.
  3. to dislodge or displace by the force of collision.
  4. Informal. to dislodge; to appropriate the privileges of: When the general found there were no additional seats on the plane, he bumped a major. The airline bumped me from the flight.
  5. to demote, promote, or dismiss: He was bumped from his job.

But here’s the real answer you’re looking for-


(SR) #4

Ah, Shadowz ninja’d me. blargh


#5

Bump 8)


#6

bump brings the post that you bumped on to the top.

i’m not sure why this is in the general yo-yo section.


#7

a bump is the main ingredient for necromancing


#8

Thanks! I get it now.