have a hunch

idiom
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of have a hunch

: to have a feeling
  • I had a hunch (that) I'd see you here.

Word by Word Definitions

hunch play
  1. : to push or put (someone or something) in a rough, careless, or hasty manner : thrust, shove

  2. : to thrust or bend (someone or something) over into a humped or crooked position

  3. : to thrust oneself forward

  1. : an act or instance of pushing someone or something in a rough or careless manner : an act or instance of hunching (see 1hunch transitive)

  2. : a thick piece : lump

  3. : a rounded mass : hump


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