Translation of "hunch" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /hʌntʃ/ us

an idea that is based on feeling and for which there is no proof

I had a hunch that you’d be here.
Sometimes you have to be prepared to act on/follow a hunch.
verb 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.
hunched adjective uk /hʌntʃt/ us

(Translation of “hunch” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


noun /hantʃ/

an idea or belief based on one’s feelings or suspicions rather than on clear evidence

idea, sospecha, corazonada
I have a hunch he’ll be late.
hunchback noun

a person with a hump on his back

the Hunchback of Notre Dame.
hunchbacked adjective

having a hump on one’s back.

hunched up

with one’s back and shoulders bent forward

encorvado, con el curpo doblado
He sat hunched up near the fire.

(Translation of “hunch” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)