Examples of hummer in a Sentence
A hummer was feeding at the flowers.
he's a real hummer when it comes to getting new clients for his advertising agency
Recent Examples of hummer from the Web
Planting a garden full of hummingbird-attracting plants, in addition to maintaining feeders, is a more reliable method for successfully attracting hummers.
For some gardens, attracting hummers is as easy as hanging a feeder.
AM General, the company that makes both Hummers and their military equivalent, the Humvee, has sold an assembly plant in South Bend, Indiana to SF Motors, a subsidiary of the Chinese Chongqing Sokon Industry Group for $110 million.
If a bug gets caught in the web, the hummer will swoop in and grab it before the spider can do anything about it.
Led by two electric massive electric Hummers, several thousand people marched in downtown Los Angeles.
Something might have happened to the hummer, preventing her from returning to the nest, in which case the eggs will never hatch.
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First Known Use of hummer
Synonymsbootstrapper, go-ahead, highflier (or highflyer), go–getter, hustler, live wire, powerhouse, rustler, self-starter
Related Wordseager beaver; achiever, comer, doer, enterpriser; he-man, individualist
Near Antonymsdawdler, idler, loafer, lounger, putterer, trifler; goldbrick, malingerer, procrastinator, shirker, slacker; drone, lazybones, sluggard; dallier, laggard, lingerer, loiterer, slowpoke, stick-in-the-mud; ignorer, ne'er-do-well, neglecter; daydreamer, dreamer; dropout, quitter
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