harrumph - Definition in the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary - Cambridge Dictionaries Online

Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Chinese (Traditional) translation of “harrumph”

See all translations

harrumph

verb [I]
 
 
/həˈrʊmf/ informal mainly humorous
to express anger and disapproval, often not by speaking but making a noise
發哼聲(以表示異議或憤怒)
I didn't hear what he said - he sort of harrumphed and walked off.
我沒聽到他說甚麼——他哼了一聲就走開了。
[+ speech] "Absolute nonsense!" harrumphed the colonel.
「一派胡言!」上校哼了一聲,說道。
Sounds used as interjectionsInterjections
Translations of “harrumph”
in Chinese (Simplified) 发哼声(以表示异议或愤怒)…
(Definition of harrumph from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “harrumph” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

disappear off the face of the earth

to disappear completely

Word of the Day

The language of elections

by Liz Walter,
April 22, 2015
On May 7th, citizens of the UK will be going to the polls (having an election) to decide who will form the next government. This kind of election is known as a general election. The country is divided into 650 areas, called constituencies. Each constituency elects a member of parliament (MP) to

Read More 

dumbwalking noun

April 20, 2015
walking slowly, without paying attention to the world around you because you are consulting a smartphone He told me dumbwalking probably wouldn’t be a long-term problem.

Read More