Humming - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈhʌmɪŋ|  American pronunciation of the word humming
Brit.  |ˈhʌmɪŋ|  British pronunciation of the word humming
- this word is used as a present participle form of the verb 'to be'to hum


- a humming noise (syn: hum)
- the act of singing with closed lips


The garden was humming with bees.

I was humming to myself.

By noon, the office was really humming.

...she is constantly peeved by his habit of humming show tunes while she is trying to focus on her work...

The square was humming with activity.

The room was humming with the voices of a large number of guests.

The very air seems replete with humming and buzzing melodies.

Tony was humming to himself as he drove along.

By nine o'clock, the restaurant was humming.

The streets were humming with life.

Sam was humming a little tune.

The refrigerator is humming

she was humming an air from Beethoven

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