Übersetzung von “hum” — Englisch–Französisch Wörterbuch

hum

verbhum /hʌm/ ( humming, hummed )
transitive-intransitive to sing without words and with your mouth closed
fredonner

to hum a tune
fredonner un air

She hummed as she worked.
Elle fredonnait en travaillant.
intransitive to make a continuous low sound
ronronner

The computer hummed in the corner.
L'ordinateur ronronnait dans le coin.
intransitive (of a place) to be full of activity or emotion
bourdonner

Downtown was humming with Christmas shoppers.
Le centre-ville bourdonnait de gens qui faisaient leurs achats de Noël.

(Übersetzung von “hum” aus dem GLOBAL English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)

hum

verb /ham/ (past tense, past participle hummed)

to make a musical sound with closed lips

fredonner
He was humming a tune to himself.

to make a similar sound

bourdonner
The bees were humming round the hive.

to be active

marcher rondement
Things are really humming round here.
humming bird noun

a small brightly-coloured American bird which makes a humming sound with its wings.

oiseau-mouche

(Übersetzung von “hum” aus dem PASSWORD English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)