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humbug something intended to deceive; fake; fraud; hoax. [8 definitions]
humdinger (informal) one that is excellent or remarkable.
humdrum lacking variety; dull, monotonous, and commonplace. [2 definitions]
humectant a substance, such as glycerol, that holds moisture or, in combination, helps other substances to do so. [2 definitions]
humerus the long bone between the shoulder and elbow in an arm, forelimb, or wing.
humid having a relatively high amount of moisture or water vapor; damp.
humidify to add vaporized moisture to; make humid.
humidistat a device, usu. on a humidifier or dehumidifier, that measures or regulates the relative humidity in the air.
humidity dampness or moistness, as of the atmosphere. [2 definitions]
humidor a container or room used to store cigars or tobacco at the proper level of humidity.
humiliate to cause (someone) to lose pride or feel disgraced; embarrass; mortify.
humiliating causing feelings of shame, disgrace, or deep embarrassment.
humiliation the act of humiliating. [2 definitions]
humility the quality or state of being humble; modesty about one's status or accomplishments.
hummingbird any of numerous mostly tropical American birds that are usu. very small and have long slender bills, narrow wings that beat very rapidly, and bright-colored, iridescent plumage.
hummock a low, rounded mound or knoll of earth, esp. in a low-lying marsh. [2 definitions]
hummus a Middle Eastern dish consisting of mashed chickpeas, garlic, and tahini, used esp. as a dip or spread.
humongous (slang) enormously large; great; of great extent.
humor a quality that evokes laughter or amusement. [5 definitions]
humoral of, concerning, or arising from any of the bodily fluids.
humoresque a light or whimsical musical composition.