Last modified on 11 September 2014, at 21:44
See also: HMM

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EtymologyEdit

See hum.

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hmm

  1. Indicating thinking or pondering.
    Hmm... that's an interesting idea.
    Hmm... I just can't decide between the two.
  2. A demand for an answer to a question.
    Just where were you until 2 a.m.? ... Hmm?

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VerbEdit

hmm (third-person singular simple present hmms, present participle hmming, simple past and past participle hmmed)

  1. (intransitive) To make a thoughtful humming noise.

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FrenchEdit

InterjectionEdit

hmm

  1. expressing skepticism
    Paul viendra mardi. - Hmm.. j'en suis pas si sûr.

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InterjectionEdit

hmm

  1. Alternative form of hm.