Definition of humph exclamation from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//həmf//
; NAmE NAmE//həmf//
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the way of writing the sound /həmf/ that people use to show they do not believe something or do not approve of it Word Originnatural utterance: first recorded in English in the mid 16th cent.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: humph