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hump

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of hump

  1. 1 British  a state of resentful silence or irritability failing her A-levels has certainly given her the hump

  2. 2 failing her A-levels has certainly given her the hump an elevation of land higher than a hill a cloud-capped hump straddles the border separating the two countries Synonyms of hump alp, mountain, mount, peakWords Related to hump cordillera, mountain range, range, sierra; inselberg, knob, seamount; aiguille, horn, mountaintop, pinnacle, summitNear Antonyms of hump basin, bowl, depression, hollow, vale, valley

  3. 3 an area of high ground the grassy hump at the center of the park is a popular sledding spot during the winter Synonyms of hump altitude(s), elevation, eminence, highland, hill, height, mound, prominence, rise, uplandWords Related to hump alp, mount, mountain, peak; butte, mesa, plateau, table, tableland; bluff, cliff, crag, precipice, steep, tor; ridge, sierra; dome, sugarloaf; foothill, hillock, hummock, knob, knoll; downsNear Antonyms of hump dale, dell, depression, dingle, glen, hollow, vale, valley; basin, bottom, bottomland, fen, flat, floodplain, plain, tidewaterAntonyms of hump lowland


hump

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of hump

  1. 1 to devote serious and sustained effort the farmers had to really hump to get the harvest in before the rains Synonyms of hump bang away, beaver (away), dig (away), drudge, endeavor, fag, grub, labor, hustle, moil, peg (away), plod, plow, plug, slave, slog, strain, strive, struggle, sweat, toil, travail, tug, workWords Related to hump apply (oneself), buckle (down), dig in, hammer (away), knuckle down, pitch in; attack, drive; essay, try; exercise, exert, overexert, overwork; eke out, grind (out), put out, scrabble, scratch; trudge, wadeNear Antonyms of hump break, ease (up), let up, slacken; bum, chill, dally, dillydally, footle, goldbrick, goof (off), hack (around), hang (around or out), idle, laze, loaf, lounge, shirk, slack (off), veg out; bask, loll, relax, repose, rest, unwind; dabble, doodle, fool around, fribble, goof (around), hang, hang about [British], mess around, monkey (around), play, potter (around), putter (around), trifle

  2. 2 to proceed or move quickly the boat was really humping before the motor started to sputter all of a sudden Synonyms of hump barrel, belt, blast, blaze, blow, bolt, bomb [slang], bowl, breeze, bundle, bustle, buzz, cannonball, careen, career, chase, course, crack (on), dash, drive, fly, hare, hasten, hie, highball, hotfoot (it), hurry, hurl, hurtle, hustle, jet, jump, motor, nip, pelt, race, ram, rip, rocket, run, rush, rustle, scoot, scurry, scuttle, shoot, speed, step, tear, travel, trot, whirl, whisk, zip, zoomWords Related to hump beetle, dart, flit, scamper, scud, scuffle; stampede, streak, whiz (or whizz); gallop, jog, sprint; accelerate, quicken, step out; catch up, fast-forward, outpace, outrun, outstrip, overtake; arrow, beelineNear Antonyms of hump dally, dawdle, dillydally, drag, hang (around or out), lag, linger, loiter, poke, tarry; amble, lumber, plod, saunter, shuffle, stroll; decelerate, slow (down or up)Antonyms of hump crawl, creep, poke



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