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ham2

ham2

 
pronunciation:
haem
parts of speech:
noun, transitive verb & intransitive verb
part of speech: noun
definition 1: an actor who calls attention to himself or herself by overacting.
definition 2: a licensed amateur operator of a radio transmitter.
 
part of speech: transitive verb & intransitive verb
inflections: hammed, hamming, hams
definition: to exaggerate or overact, as in a theatrical role.