Used to express slightly scornful doubt or dissatisfaction: Humph! I suppose I’d better take him
More example sentences
- Gah, I hate it when it says the service is busy too… humph.
- Humph, well, it's not my fault that you're not going to the hippest party of the year.
natural utterance: first recorded in English in the mid 16th century.
Definition of humph in:
- The US English dictionary