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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • interj. Used to express boredom, weariness, or contempt.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Alternative spelling of ho-hum.
  • interj. Alternative spelling of ho-hum.


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  • Interesting definition listed!

    November 2, 2007