ho hum

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interjection \ˈhō-ˈhəm\

Definition of ho hum

  1. —used to express weariness, boredom, or disdain

Origin and Etymology of ho hum

imitative


First Known Use: 1924


HO HUM Defined for English Language Learners

ho hum

play
interjection \ˈhō-ˈhəm\

Definition of ho hum for English Language Learners

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


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feeling or affected by lethargy

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