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hummingbird a tiny, brightly colored bird with a long, slender bill and narrow wings that beat very rapidly.
humor a quality that makes people laugh or feel amused. [4 definitions]
humorous having the character or quality of humor; funny.
humour a spelling of "humor" used in Canada and Britain. See "humor" for more information.
hump a rounded lump of flesh, as is found on the back of a camel.
humus a material that is made up of partly decayed leaves and plants. Humus adds nutrients to soil and helps it hold water.
hunch to lift up or arch into a hump. [2 definitions]
hundred the word for the Arabic numeral 100 and by the Roman numeral C. [4 definitions]
hundredth coming next after the ninety-ninth in a series. [3 definitions]
hung a past tense and past participle of "hang."
Hungarian of or having to do with the country of Hungary or its people, culture, language, or the like. [3 definitions]
Hungary a country in central Europe. Budapest is the capital of Hungary.
hunger the need or desire for food. [5 definitions]
hungry feeling a need or desire for food. [2 definitions]
hunk a large piece; chunk.
hunt to set out to find and kill (game animals) for food or as a sport. [5 definitions]
hunter one who hunts. [2 definitions]
hunting the act or sport of chasing wild animals for the purpose of capturing or killing them.
hurdle a barrier over which a runner or horse must leap in the course of certain races. [4 definitions]
hurl to throw with force.
Huron Lake Huron, one of the Great Lakes. It lies between the U.S. state of Michigan and the Canadian province of Ontario. [2 definitions]