- Examples of usage:
- About the third day things began to hum around the Toynbee place. - "Shorty McCabe" by Sewell Ford
- " Make yourselves to hum," said Obed, cheerily. - "At Whispering Pine Lodge" by Lawrence J. Leslie
- It seemed absurd to her innocent mind that people should come to see Miss Carr, and exchange no further word with her than " How d'you do," and " Good- bye," and though the hum of conversation filled the room, most of the visitors were too old and too grand to take any notice of a girl just out of the schoolroom. - "Sisters Three" by Mrs. George de Horne Vaizey
Word of the day
- pianissimo, pianissimo assai, piano.