Part of speech: noun

A protuberance, as that formed by a curved spine.

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Usage examples "hump":

  1. For a young Republican endowed with reason, my idea was not, after all, so very foolish, but I very soon got rid of it when I saw that King of Sardinia, ugly, hump- backed, morose and vulgar even in his manners. - "The Memoires of Casanova, Complete The Rare Unabridged London Edition Of 1894, plus An Unpublished Chapter of History, By Arthur Symons", Jacques Casanova de Seingalt.
  2. You've got no hump. - "Georgian Poetry 1913-15", Edited by E. M. (Sir Edward Howard Marsh).
  3. The poor fellow shook his head, glanced over his shoulder at his hump, and murmured " Heavy, heavy!" - "Malcolm", George MacDonald.