I had a bum night's sleep.
Your mother's had a bum day.
If that ain't bum luck.
That takes guts," Dean said, then added with a smile, "So goodie little Cynthia used to get her bum-bum paddled, huh?"
Maybe he wasn't a saddle bum, but only a greenhorn would think he could live off the barren land that surrounded them.
And now she's snoring like a bum after a three day drunk.
It's just that courthouses and judges and all that legal stuff have bum memories.
"Josh was a bum, a real con man—what they used to call a grifter," Roger said.
Jeff used to jog and all but he got a bum knee.
He's a worse glum-bum than you when you're in one of your moods.
"I don't believe in luck, bum or otherwise," Dean said.
The sources of the Taia, and those of the Great Bum, are near to those of the Niger, the watershed between the coast streams and the Niger basin here forming the frontier.
In its lower course the Bum passes through the Mendi country and enters the network of lagoons and creeks separated from the ocean by the long low tract of Turner's Peninsula.
The main lagoon waterway goes by the name of the Bum-Kittam river, and to the north opens into the Sherbro estuary.
We're already late getting started on account of him and the saddle bum will probably use up another half-hour of daylight eating our food.
The main upper branch of the Great Bum (or Sewa) river is called the Bague or Bagbe (white river).
Probably just some bum, the brunette driver said with a forced laugh.
Course; the Great and Little Scarcies in the north, the Rokell and Jong in the centre and the Great Bum and Sulima in the south.