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Related / Similar Words: hum, humming, Harkat-ul-Mujahidin, Harkat ul-Ansar, HUA, Harkat ul-Mujahedeen, Al Faran, Movement of Holy Warriors, busyness, thrum, buzz, seethe

 

Definition:
  • a humming noise; "the hum of distant traffic";
  • an Islamic fundamentalist group in Pakistan that fought the Soviet Union in Afghanistan in the 1980s; now operates as a terrorist organization primarily in Kashmir and seeks Kashmir''s accession by Pakistan;
  • the state of being or appearing to be actively engaged in an activity; "they manifested all the busyness of a pack of beavers"; "there is a constant hum of military preparation";
  • sing with closed lips; "She hummed a melody";
  • make a low continuous sound; "The refrigerator is humming";
  • sound with a monotonous hum;
  • be noisy with activity; "This office is buzzing with activity";

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    Hyponyms: teem, pullulate, swarm

     

    Derivational Morphology: hum, buzz, seethe, thrum, hummer, humming

     

     
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