Definition of Hump

1. Noun. Something that bulges out or is protuberant or projects from its surroundings. "The bony excrescence between its horns"


2. Verb. Round one's back by bending forward and drawing the shoulders forward.
Exact synonyms: Hunch, Hunch Forward, Hunch Over
Generic synonyms: Change Posture
Entails: Bend, Flex
Derivative terms: Hunch

3. Verb. Have sexual intercourse with. "Sam cannot hump Sue "; "Were you ever intimate with this man?"

Definition of Hump

1. n. A protuberance; especially, the protuberance formed by a crooked back.

2. v. t. To form into a hump; to make hump-shaped; to hunch; -- often with up.

Definition of Hump

1. Proper noun. (historical World War 2 slang) The Himalayas, as the challenge for the supply route between India and China. ¹

2. Noun. A mound of earth. ¹

3. Noun. A rounded mass, especially a fleshy mass such as on a camel. ¹

4. Noun. A deformity in humans caused by abnormal curvature of the upper spine. ¹

5. Noun. (British slang) An act of sexual intercourse. ¹

6. Noun. (slang British) A bad mood, especially in the expression ''to have the hump''. ¹

7. Noun. (slang) A painfully boorish person. ¹

8. Verb. (transitive) To bend something into a hump. ¹

9. Verb. (transitive slang) To carry something, especially with some exertion. ¹

10. Verb. (intransitive slang) To carry, especially with some exertion. ¹

11. Verb. (transitive intransitive) To dry-hump. ¹

12. Verb. (transitive slang) To have sex with. ¹

13. Verb. (intransitive slang) To have sex. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Hump

1. to arch into a hump (a rounded protuberance) [v -ED, -ING, -S]

Medical Definition of Hump

1. 1. A protuberance; especially, the protuberance formed by a crooked back. 2. A fleshy protuberance on the back of an animal, as a camel or whale. Origin: Cf. D. Homp a lump, LG. Hump heap, hill, stump, possibly akin to E. Heap. Cf. Hunch. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

Hump Pictures

Click the following link to bring up a new window with an automated collection of images related to the term: Hump Images

Lexicographical Neighbors of Hump

humouristically
humourists
humourize
humourized
humourizes
humourizing
humourless
humourlessly
humourlessness
humourous
humourously
humourousness
humours
humoursome
humous
hump day
hump dumpling
hump dumplings
humpback
humpback salmon
humpback salmons
humpback whale
humpback whales
humpbacked
humpbacks
humpday
humpdays
humped

Other Resources Relating to: Hump

Search for Hump on Dictionary.com!Search for Hump on Thesaurus.com!Search for Hump on Google!Search for Hump on Wikipedia!