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hum

verb
 
 
/hʌm/ ( present participle humming, past tense and past participle hummed)
SING [I, T] to sing without opening your mouth
mırıldanmak
She hummed to herself as she walked to school.Singing in general
MAKE SOUND [I] to make a continuous, low sound
vızıldamak, vınlamak, uğuldamak
The computers were humming in the background.Sounds made by objects, movement or impact
be humming If a place is humming, it is busy and full of activity.
dopdolu, kaynayan, arı kovanı gibi, ana baba günü
Busy and activeHurrying and doing things quickly
hum noun [C] a low, continuous sound
vızıltı, vınlama, uğuldama
the hum of traffic Sounds made by objects, movement or impact
(Definition of hum from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)
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