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Verb: hum (hummed,humming)  húm
  1. Sing with closed lips
    "She hummed a melody"
     
  2. Be noisy with activity
    "This office is humming with activity";
    - buzz, seethe
     
  3. Sound with a monotonous hum
    - thrum
     
  4. Make a low continuous sound
    "The refrigerator is humming"
     
  5. [Brit] Smell badly and offensively
    - reek, stink
Noun: hum  húm
  1. The state of being or appearing to be actively engaged in an activity
    "there is a constant hum of military preparation";
    - busyness
     
  2. A humming noise
    "the hum of distant traffic";
    - humming
Interjection: hum  húm
  1. Exclamation expressing doubt, deliberation, dissent, or hesitation
    - ahem, hmm, h'm
Noun: HUM
  1. An Islamic fundamentalist group in Pakistan that fought the Soviet Union in Afghanistan in the 1980s; now operates as a terrorist organization primarily in Kashmir and seeks Kashmir's accession by Pakistan
    - Harkat-ul-Mujahidin, Harkat ul-Ansar, HUA, Harkat ul-Mujahedeen, Al Faran, Movement of Holy Warriors

Derived forms: hums, humming, hummed

Type of: action, activeness, activity, be, foreign terrorist organisation [Brit], foreign terrorist organization, FTO, go, make noise, noise, resound, sing, smell, sound, terrorist group, terrorist organisation [Brit], terrorist organization

Encyclopedia: Hum, Croatia

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