Definition of humped in English:

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Pronunciation: /hʌm(p)t/


Having a hump or humps; hump-shaped: a breed of humped cattle a humped bridge
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  • It was a time when everything was very basic, a time when cars were non existent in the area and the humped back stone bridge was the local landmark.
  • The shrouded outline of a humped rock above the water seemed briefly to be a human form, crouching, waiting for a signal.
  • Old men in shorts and vests played chess in a breezy pavilion as families surged across a twee, humped bridge.
technical kyphotic
literary embowed, crookbacked
rare curviform
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