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Definition of Hunch


  1. A hump; a protuberance.
  2. A lump; a thick piece; as, a hunch of bread.
  3. A push or thrust, as with the elbow.
  4. To push or jostle with the elbow; to push or thrust suddenly.
  5. To thrust out a hump or protuberance; to crook, as the back.
  6. A strong, intuitive impression that something will happen; -- said to be from the gambler's superstition that it brings luck to touch the hump of a hunchback.
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Hunch Translations

hunch in Norwegian is pukkel, anelse
hunch in Spanish is joroba
hunch in Swedish is puckel