'umble

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

A representation of the pronunciation of humble by a speaker whose dialect lacks the voiceless glottal fricative or transition (IPA(key): [h]). Note also humble, eat humble pie, and numble(s).

AdjectiveEdit

'umble (comparative 'umbler, superlative 'umblest)

  1. Eye dialect spelling of humble.

VerbEdit

'umble (third-person singular simple present 'umbles, present participle 'umbling, simple past and past participle 'umbled)

  1. Eye dialect spelling of humble.
Last modified on 20 August 2013, at 20:42