Dictionary

ho hum

interjection

—used to show that you are bored, not interested, etc.

Full Definition of HO HUM

—used to express weariness, boredom, or disdain
ADVERTISEMENT

Origin of HO HUM

imitative
First Known Use: 1924

Browse

2 ENTRIES FOUND:
Next Word in the Dictionary: hoiPrevious Word in the Dictionary: ho–humAll Words Near: ho hum
How to use a word that (literally) drives some people nuts.
Test your vocab with our fun, fast game
Ailurophobia, and 9 other unusual fears