Bum vs. Cheesy

Bum vs. Cheesy — Is There a Difference?

Difference Between Bum and Cheesy

Bumnoun

A tramp; a vagrant.

Cheesyadjective

Containing or resembling cheese.

Bumnoun

A lazy or shiftless person, especially one who seeks to live solely by the support of others.

Cheesyadjective

Of poor quality; shoddy

a movie with cheesy special effects.

Bumnoun

An incompetent, insignificant, or obnoxious person

The batter called the pitcher a bum.

Cheesyadjective

Vulgarly pretentious or sentimental

a cheesy romantic comedy.

Bumnoun

One who spends a lot of time doing a particular recreational activity

a beach bum.a ski bum.

Cheesyadjective

(informal) Overdramatic, excessively emotional or clichéd, trite, contrived.

a cheesy song;a cheesy movie

Bumnoun

The buttocks.

Cheesyadjective

Of or relating to cheese.

This sandwich is full of cheesy goodness.

Bumverb

To live by begging and scavenging from place to place. Often used with around.

Cheesyadjective

Resembling, or containing cheese.

a cheesy flavor;cheesy nachosI like pizzas with a cheesy crust.

Bumverb

To pass time idly; loaf. Often used with around.

Cheesyadjective

(informal) Cheap, of poor quality.

Bumverb

(Informal) To be depressed, disheartened, or dismayed

After our team lost the championship, we were bumming.

Cheesyadjective

Exaggerated and likely to be forced or insincere.

Bumverb

To acquire by begging; cadge.

Cheesyadjective

of very poor quality

Bumverb

(Informal) To depress, dishearten, or dismay. Often used with out.

Bumadjective

Inferior; worthless

gave me bum advice.did a bum job of fixing the car.

Bumadjective

Disabled; malfunctioning

a bum shoulder.

Bumadjective

Unfavorable or unfair

got a bum deal on my final grade for the course.

Bumadjective

Unpleasant; lousy

had a bum time at the party.

Bumnoun

The buttocks.

Okay, everyone sit on your bum and try and touch your toes.

Bumnoun

The anus.

Bumnoun

A person.

Bumnoun

A homeless person, usually a man.

Bumnoun

A lazy, incompetent, or annoying person, usually a man.

Fred is becoming a bum - he's not even bothering to work more than once a month.That mechanic's a bum - he couldn't fix a yo-yo.That guy keeps interrupting the concert. Throw the bum out!

Bumnoun

A player or racer who often performs poorly.

Trade him to another team, he's a bum!

Bumnoun

(colloquial) A drinking spree.

Bumnoun

(dated) A humming noise.

Bumnoun

(obsolete) A bumbailiff.

Bumverb

To sodomize; to engage in anal sex.

Bumverb

To ask someone to give one (something) for free; to beg for something.

Can I bum a cigarette off you?

Bumverb

To stay idle and unproductive, like a hobo or vagabond; to loiter.

I think I'll just bum around downtown for awhile until dinner.

Bumverb

To wet the end of a marijuana cigarette (spliff).

Bumverb

To depress; to make unhappy.

Bumverb

(intransitive) To make a murmuring or humming sound.

Buminterjection

(UK) An expression of annoyance.

Bumadjective

Of poor quality or highly undesirable.

bum note

Bumadjective

Unfair.

bum deal

Bumadjective

Injured and without the possibility of full repair, defective.

I can't play football anymore on account of my bum knee.

Bumadjective

Unpleasant.

He had a bum trip on that mescaline.

Bumnoun

a person who is deemed to be despicable or contemptible;

only a rotter would do thatkill the ratthrow the bum outyou cowardly little pukes!the British call a contemptible person a `git'

Bumnoun

a disreputable vagrant;

a homeless tramphe tried to help the really down-and-out bums

Bumnoun

person who does no work;

a lazy bum

Bumnoun

the fleshy part of the human body that you sit on;

he deserves a good kick in the buttare you going to sit on your fanny and do nothing?

Bumverb

ask for and get free; be a parasite

Bumverb

be lazy or idle;

Her son is just bumming around all day

Bumadjective

of very poor quality