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Definition of "hmm" []

  • A sound made when considering or puzzling over something (exclamation)
  • Indicating thinking or pondering. (interjection)

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  • To make a thoughtful humming noise. (verb)

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Use "hmm" in a sentence
  • "I can't wait to get to the, hmm, is chartreuse the correct term?"
  • "Along with Radio4 (hmm, is there a theme emerging here?) it's worth the entirety of the licence fee and then some!"
  • "If you thought that, instead of “hmm, is it possible I’ve been fed propoganda?”, then you are a victim of propoganda."