from The Century Dictionary.

  • Resounding with hums.
  • Such as to bubble or froth much, or as to cause a humming in the head: applied to strong malt liquors.
  • noun A sound like that made by bees; a low murmuring sound.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun A sound like that made by bees; a low, murmuring sound; a hum.
  • noun lively or strong ale.
  • noun (Zoöl.) a hawk moth. See Hawk moth, under Hawk, the bird.
  • adjective Emitting a murmuring sound; droning; murmuring; buzzing.

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  • verb Present participle of hum.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun a humming noise
  • noun the act of singing with closed lips


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