Definitions of 'Hump'

Definition of 'hump'
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Something that bulges out or is protuberant or projects from its surroundings; "the gun in his pocket made an obvious bulge"; "the hump of a camel"; "he stood on the rocky prominence"; "the occipital protuberance was well developed"; "the bony excrescence between its horns" [syn: bulge, bump, hump, swelling, gibbosity, gibbousness, jut, prominence, protuberance, protrusion, extrusion, excrescence]
Round one's back by bending forward and drawing the shoulders forward [syn: hunch, hump, hunch forward, hunch over]
Have sexual intercourse with; "This student sleeps with everyone in her dorm"; "Adam knew Eve"; "Were you ever intimate with this man?" [syn: sleep together, roll in the hay, love, make out, make love, sleep with, get laid, have sex, know, do it, be intimate, have intercourse, have it away, have it off, screw, ##censored##, jazz, eff, hump, lie with, bed, have a go at it, bang, get it on, bonk]
Definition of 'Hump'
Hump \Hump\ (h[u^]mp), n. [Cf. D. homp a lump, LG. hump heap, hill, stump, possibly akin to E. heap. Cf. Hunch.] 1. A protuberance; especially, the protuberance formed by a crooked back. [1913 Webster] 2. (Zool.) A fleshy protuberance on the back of an animal, as a camel or whale. [1913 Webster] 3. (Railroad) a portion of a switchyard with a slanting track in which freight cars may coast without an engine and be sorted through a series of switches. [PJC]
Definition of 'Hump'
Hump \Hump\, v. t. 1. To form into a hump; to make hump-shaped; to hunch; -- often with up. The cattle were very uncomfortable, standing humped up in the bushes. --T. Roosvelt. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] 2. To put or carry on the (humped) back; to shoulder; hence, to carry, in general. [Slang, Australia] Having collected a sufficient quantity, we humped it out of the bush. --C. L. Money. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] 3. To bend or gather together for strenuous effort, as in running; to do or effect by such effort; to exert; -- usually reflexively or with it; as, you must hump yourself. [Slang, U. S.] A half dozen other ##censored##es, some limping and all scared, were humping it across a meadow. --McClure's Mag. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] 4. (Railroad) to sort freight cars by means of a hump. [PJC] 5. to engage in sexual intercourse with. [Vulgar Slang, U. S.] [PJC]
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