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hunch

noun [C] uk   /hʌntʃ/ us  
an idea that is based on feeling and for which there is no proof: [+ that] I had a hunch that you'd be here. Sometimes you have to be prepared to act on/follow a hunch.Predicting things and intuitionIdeas, concepts and theories

hunch

verb [I or T] uk   /hʌntʃ/ us  
to lean forward with your shoulders raised or to bend your back and shoulders into a rounded shape: We hunched round the fire to keep warm. Stand up straight and don't hunch your back.Not holding the body uprightReclining
hunched
adjective uk   /hʌntʃt/ us  
Sitting hunched over a computer all day can cause problems.Not holding the body uprightReclining
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