from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- abbr. hectometer
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- n. Symbol for the hectometer (hectometre), an SI unit of length equal to 102 meters (metres).
- interj. Alternative form of hmm.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. An abbreviation of hectometer. See metric system.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a metric unit of length equal to 100 meters
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And hm, is it a tough call to stop a certain murderer to protect a non-murderer?
BUT he is our president now so I will have to put my faith in hm that he does the right thing.
He has expressed surpirse that McCain has called hm that, but he has not deined it.
But hm, meaning that i can stone and be indifferent and don't care about anything/anyone and be so comfortable with myself, but feel bad at the same time for being like that.
They had a particular story about bone wedding bands that seemed to invoke both a 'hm' and an 'ew!' from me.
Cravan said nothing more than "hm," but he agreed that they could have the coveted roles, and added Hantis as the third Witch.
"Voi sapete, quel che fa," scarcely to be interpreted for polite readers, as given by bass singers who have preserved the Italian traditions (with a final "hm" through the nose), go to the extreme of allowable suggestiveness, if not a trifle beyond.
But as much as that, and he does that too, but as much as that, it’s kind of hm, what interests me?
I'm just saying that it's a beautiful day, and 'hm' seems like an inappropriate response. "
I apologize for my inability to interpret what 'hm' means. "
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