Used to express doubt or disapproval
an exclamation denoting surprise, or contempt, doubt, etc
Origin: [Of imitative origin.]
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
humf, interj. an exclamation expressive of dissatisfaction or incredulity.
The numerical value of humph in Chaldean Numerology is: 1
The numerical value of humph in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3
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'Humph' grunted Mr. Romford, seeing his worst fears about to be realized. He had dreamt that he had timbled over a poodle in the drawing-room, and squirted a bottle of porter right into a lady's face. 'Who's goin' besides ourselves' asked Romford, wishing to know the worst at once. 'Better be killed than frightened to death,' thought he.
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