Hammond

biographical name (1)
Ham·​mond | \ˈha-mənd \

Definition of Hammond 

(Entry 1 of 4)

John Hays 1855–1936 American mining engineer

Hammond

biographical name (2)

Definition of Hammond (Entry 2 of 4)

John Hays 1888–1965 son of John Hays Hammond American electrical engineer and inventor

Hammond

biographical name (3)

Definition of Hammond (Entry 3 of 4)

Laurens 1895–1973 American inventor

Hammond

geographical name
Ham·​mond | \ˈha-mənd \

Definition of Hammond (Entry 4 of 4)

city in northwestern Indiana southeast of Chicago population 80,830

Learn More about Hammond

Statistics for Hammond

Look-up Popularity

Comments on Hammond

What made you want to look up Hammond? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

by force of circumstances

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Difficult Vocab Quiz

  • the-education-of-achilles-eugne-delacroix
  • Which is a synonym of discomfit?
Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
SCRABBLE® Sprint

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!