Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Turkish translation of “hum”

See all translations

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)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “hum” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

derivative

If something is derivative, it is not the result of new ideas, but has been developed from or copies something else.

Word of the Day

Euphemisms (Words used to Avoid Offending People)

by Kate Woodford,
March 04, 2015
​​​ We recently looked at the language that we use to describe lies and lying. One area of lying that we considered was ‘being slightly dishonest, or not speaking the complete truth’. One reason for not speaking the complete truth is to avoid saying something that might upset or offend people. Words and

Read More 

snapchat verb

March 02, 2015
to send someone a message using the photomessaging application Snapchat We used to have a thing until he got a girlfriend. now

Read More