humped

[ huhmpt ]
/ hʌmpt /

adjective

having a hump.

Origin of humped

First recorded in 1705–15; hump + -ed3

Definition for humped (2 of 2)

hump

[ huhmp ]
/ hʌmp /

noun

verb (used with object)

verb (used without object)

Origin of hump

First recorded in 1700–10; probably abstracted from humpbacked
Related formshump·er, nounhump·less, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for humped

hump

/ (hʌmp) /

noun

verb

Derived Formshumplike, adjective

Word Origin for hump

C18: probably from earlier humpbacked
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Idioms and Phrases with humped

hump


see over the hump.

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