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Definition of hmm in English:


Used to express reflection, uncertainty, or hesitation: hmm, interesting idea hmm, well I should probably get going A coincidence? Hmm
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  • Hmm, I wonder why they didn't stick with that name?
  • Hmm, let's see.
  • Hmm, had I known this before, I might have taken it as an omen.

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