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Definition of Humming

Humming

  1. of Hum
  2. Emitting a murmuring sound; droning; murmuring; buzzing.
  3. A sound like that made by bees; a low, murmuring sound; a hum.

Humming Quotations

There is geometry in the humming of the strings, there is music in the spacing of the spheres.
Pythagoras

My own brain is to me the most unaccountable of machinery - always buzzing, humming, soaring roaring diving, and then buried in mud. And why? What's this passion for?
Virginia Woolf

Customers are the reason we open our doors every day, and keep the machines humming all night long. Customers determine what we eat, where we live, whether we stay in business.
Harvey Mackay

I still believe that capitalism is too harsh and I believe that, even within that, there is a lot of satisfaction and beauty if you happen to be one of the lucky ones, although that doesn't eradicate the reality of the suffering. It's all true at once, kind of humming and sublime.
George Saunders

In Rio Bravo when Duke makes love to Feathers, the scene dissolves to the next morning where we see him putting on his vest and almost humming. It was subtle, but you knew what happened. Give me a towel and some blankets any day!
Angie Dickinson
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Humming Translations

humming in Spanish is zumbador