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"hm" in American English

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hmexclamation

also h’m, hmm us   /həm/
a sound made when someone is thinking about something or needs more time to decide what to say
(Definition of hm from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"HM" in Business English

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HMadjective [before noun]

uk   us  
GOVERNMENT abbreviation for Her (or His) Majesty's: belonging to or being a part of the government of the UK: HM Inspector of Taxes HM Treasury is planning a substantial tax increase on tobacco.
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(Definition of HM from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “hm”
in Chinese (Simplified) (说话时停顿或表示不确定)呃,嗯…
in Turkish hımm…
in Russian гм!…
in Chinese (Traditional) (說話時停頓或表示不確定)呃,嗯…
in Polish hm…
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