Origin of ho-hum
Examples from the Web for ho-hum
Lily Allen explained away the poor sales and ho-hum critical reception to Sheezus by…basically blaming other people.The Biggest Bombs of 2014: ‘Sex Tape,’ Mariah Carey’s Vocals, ‘How I Met Your Mother’ and More|Kevin Fallon|December 19, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The summer of music may have started with a ho-hum and largely stayed there.Can Jessie J’s ‘Bang Bang’ Save Us From This Awful Musical Summer?|Kevin Fallon|July 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The ho-hum ‘Super Fun Night,’ however, turns out to be a nightmare, says Kevin Fallon.
If it is, Obama will win, even if the economy is ho-hum, and the political scientists will have four years to figure out why.
expression of boredom, by 1906. As an adjective, by 1956.