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    hum - Dictionary definition and meaning for word hum

    Definition
    (noun) the state of being or appearing to be actively engaged in an activity
    Synonyms : busyness
    Example Sentence
    • they manifested all the busyness of a pack of beavers
    • there is a constant hum of military preparation
    Definition
    (noun) 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 Definition
    (noun) a humming noise
    Synonyms : humming
    Example Sentence
    • the hum of distant traffic
    Definition
    (verb) sing with closed lips
    Example Sentence
    • She hummed a melody
    Definition
    (verb) be noisy with activity
    Synonyms : buzz , seethe
    Example Sentence
    • This office is buzzing with activity
    Definition
    (verb) sound with a monotonous hum
    Synonyms : thrum
    Definition
    (verb) make a low continuous sound
    Example Sentence
    • The refrigerator is humming
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