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Entry Word: hum
Function: noun
Text: a monotonous sound like that of an insect in motion <we heard the hum of an outboard motor and a few minutes later the small craft came into sight>
Synonyms buzz, chirr, drone, purr, thrum, whir (also whirr), whiz (or whizz), zoom
Related Words babble, coo, gurgle, hiss, moan, murmur, rustle, sigh, whisper; whish, zing, zip
Near Antonyms bawl, howl, roar, scream, screech, shriek