- to bend the top part of your body forward and raise your shoulders and back (+ adv./prep.) She leaned forward, hunching over the desk. hunch something He hunched his shoulders and thrust his hands deep into his pockets.
- adjective a hunched figure He sat hunched over his breakfast.
NAmE//hʌntʃ//[intransitive, transitive]Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they hunch
he / she / it hunches
past simple hunched
-ing form hunching
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