hummus Meaning, definition in Cambridge English Dictionary
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Meaning of "hummus" - English Dictionary

See all translations

hummusnoun [U]

(also houmous) uk   us   /ˈhʊm.əs/
a soft, smooth food made from crushed chickpeas, oil, and lemon juice
Translations of “hummus”
in Chinese (Traditional) (由鷹嘴豆、油和檸檬汁製成的)鷹嘴豆泥…
in Chinese (Simplified) (由鹰嘴豆、油和柠檬汁制成的)鹰嘴豆泥…
(Definition of hummus from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
What is the pronunciation of hummus?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
Word of the Day
straight

the straight part of a racetrack (= the track on which competitors race)

Word of the Day

Are you a glass-half-full person? (Everyday Idioms)
Are you a glass-half-full person? (Everyday Idioms)
by Kate Woodford,
July 29, 2015
A reader of this blog recently asked for a post on idioms that are used in everyday English. This seemed like a reasonable request. After all, if you are going to make the effort to learn a set of English idioms, you want those idioms to be useful. The question, then, was

Read More 

exoskeleton noun
exoskeleton noun
July 27, 2015
a robotic device which goes around the legs and part of the body of a person who cannot walk and allows them to move independently and in an upright position The device, known as an exoskeleton, is strapped to the outside of a person’s limbs and can then be controlled by them.

Read More