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  1. ham, jambon, gammon(noun)

    meat cut from the thigh of a hog (usually smoked)

  2. Ham(noun)

    (Old Testament) son of Noah

  3. ham(noun)

    a licensed amateur radio operator

  4. ham, ham actor(verb)

    an unskilled actor who overacts

  5. overact, ham it up, ham, overplay(verb)

    exaggerate one's acting

GCIDERate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Ham(n.)

    The licensed operator of an amateur radio station.

  2. Ham(v. i.)

    To act with exaggerated voice and gestures; to overact.

WiktionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Ham(ProperNoun)

    A son of Noah and the brother of Japheth and Shem.

Webster DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Ham(noun)


  2. Ham(noun)

    the region back of the knee joint; the popliteal space; the hock

  3. Ham(noun)

    the thigh of any animal; especially, the thigh of a hog cured by salting and smoking

  4. Origin: [Short for hamfatter.]

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  1. Ham

    Ham is a cut of meat from the thigh of the hind leg of an animal, usually a pig. Nearly all hams sold today are either fully cooked or cured.

The Nuttall EncyclopediaRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Ham

    a son of Noah, and the Biblical ancestor of the southern dark races of the world as known to the ancients.

  2. Ham

    a town in the dep. of Somme, France, 70 m. NE. of Paris, with a fortress, used in recent times as a State prison, in which Louis Napoleon was confined from 1840 to 1846.

The New Hacker's DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. ham

    The opposite of spam, sense 3; that is, incoming mail that the user actually wants to see.

British National Corpus

  1. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'HAM' in Written Corpus Frequency: #4637

Anagrams of HAM »

  1. HMA, mah, MHA

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