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Princeton's WordNet

  1. hum, humming(noun)

    a humming noise

    "the hum of distant traffic"

  2. humming(noun)

    the act of singing with closed lips

Webster Dictionary

  1. Humming

    of Hum

  2. Humming(adj)

    emitting a murmuring sound; droning; murmuring; buzzing

  3. Humming(noun)

    a sound like that made by bees; a low, murmuring sound; a hum


  1. Humming

    Humming is the second album by American singer-songwriter Duncan Sheik. It was released on Atlantic Records in 1998.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Humming

    hum′ing, n. a low, murmuring sound, like that made by bees.—ns. Humm′ing-bird, a tropical bird, of brilliant plumage and rapid flight, from the humming sound of its wings; Humm′ing-top, a top which when spun gives a humming sound. [Hum.]

Rap Dictionary

  1. humming(adjective)

    Coming at someone.

  2. humming(adjective)

    Bad breath: "Dawg your breath is humming" -- Bruce Bruce

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of humming in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of humming in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of humming in a Sentence

  1. Wade Henderson:

    The failure of Corporate America to challenge the President's racist rhetoric is disheartening, but not surprising, after all, the economy is humming ; and most corporate leaders would prefer to avoid a confrontation with a vindictive President. But in the struggle for the soul of Corporate America, there can be no by-standers.

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    a protective covering (as for a knife or sword)
    • A. leaven
    • B. sheath
    • C. arborolatry
    • D. helm

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