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stoßen in English:

1. bump bump


she suffered a concussion after bumping her head
I have a nasty bump on my forehead.
The plane landed with a bump.
As recent news has shown, mischaracterizing the fist bump can cause you some grief.
I just bumped into Mycroft downstairs
Sasha had a huge bump on his head.
Does bump mapping generate more graphics load than parallax?
I bump into her.
We tried again to bump off the politician, but couldn't do it.
She bumped his shoulder
Well, I must've bumped my head cause I don't dance the same no more
Aunt Marge bumped her large jaw against Aunt Petunia’s bony cheekbone
As she got up, she bumped her knee on her desk.
I bumped into her at the market on Sunday.
The boy has a huge bump on his head. No wonder he cried so much!

English word "stoßen"(bump) occurs in sets:

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Irregular verbs

2. bumping


The robot's guidance system has gone haywire. It keeps bumping into walls.
It was difficult for a girl with her face and figure to make it across the dance floor without bumping, by only the purest of accidents, into one roué or another.

English word "stoßen"(bumping) occurs in sets:

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3. to encounter


I don't want to encounter you, you always cheat.

English word "stoßen"(to encounter) occurs in sets:

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4. push


Stop pushing me!
I had to push my bicycle because I had a flat tire.
The new ambassador will push for a cease-fire to stop the killing.
Look, if push comes to shove I have no doubt she'll pull rank on you to get her way.
I wouldn't push him too far. You don't know what he might do. I'd say you can't be too careful. They say even a doomed mouse will bite a cat if he has no choice.
Who are the idiots who said that teachers should push for larger amounts of homework, seeing as the students don't work enough?
Local officials are twisting arms to push new development projects.
In order to gain media recognition, sometimes AIDS patients have to push themselves into the public eye.
The convenience store was overflowing with girls, I didn't have the urge to push my way through them and went home as I was.
The soldiers in the outposts are continually on the look-out, ready to push back enemy attacks.
l'm gonna push you underwater with my jowls.
He pushed his daughter to achieve greater success.
Let's try to move this wardrobe - you push and I'll pull.
The last-minute push helped them reach a resolution
My grandma is pushing seventy six.