/ (hʊms) /

  1. a variant of Homs

Words Nearby Hums

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How to use Hums in a sentence

  • The knife daily pierces the neck of the swine, and the kitchen wench wrings off the head of the fowl while she Hums a ditty.

    Wild Western Scenes | John Beauchamp Jones
  • By breaking up the note at the sending station with a signalling key, the message was heard as a series of long and short Hums.

  • Across 3500 miles of its barren wastes an undaunted telegraph line now "Hums the songs of the glad parts of the earth."

  • She doesn't seem to remember anything about it and Hums a little stanza from Santa Lucia.

    Mysterious Psychic Forces | Camille Flammarion