Definition of hmm in English:

Share this entry


Pronunciation: /(h)m/


Used to express reflection or hesitation: hmm, interesting idea hmm, well I should probably get going
More example sentences
  • 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.

For editors and proofreaders

Syllabification: hmm

Share this entry

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.