follow Dictionary.com

Dictionary.com's Word of the Year is...

bumper sticker

noun
1.
an adhesive-backed strip of paper for sticking onto the rear bumper of an automobile, usually bearing a tourist advertisement, slogan, joke, etc.
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source
Examples from the web for bumper sticker
  • It's not the kind of thing you can put on a bumper sticker, either.
  • It acted as a hugely successful bumper sticker, long before there were bumpers.
  • All orders that have been filled for hats, shirts and parks gift certificates also have received a free bumper sticker.
  • Outreach and education is more than slapping a slogan on a bumper sticker.
British Dictionary definitions for bumper sticker

bumper sticker

noun
1.
a label affixed to the rear windscreen or bumper of a motor vehicle displaying an advertisement or slogan
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
© William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
Cite This Source
Slang definitions & phrases for bumper sticker

bumper sticker

noun

A vehicle following too closely behind another: where are the police when this bumper sticker's around


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for bumper sticker

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for bumper

12
16
Scrabble Words With Friends

Quotes with bumper sticker

Nearby words for bumper sticker