goodbye, farewell (esp to the dead)
[ham-buh l-toh-nee-uh n] /ˌhæm bəlˈtoʊ ni ən/ noun 1. one of a superior strain of American trotting horses descended from the stallion Hambletonian. 2. an annual harness race for three-year-old trotters, formerly held at Goshen, New York, now at DuQuoin, Illinois. /ˌhæmbəlˈtəʊnɪən/ noun 1. one of a breed of trotting horses descended from a stallion […]
[hahm-boo] /ˈhɑmˌbu/ noun, plural hambos. 1. a Swedish folk dance in three-quarter time, originating in the 16th century.
[German hahm-bawrn] /German ˈhɑm bɔrn/ noun 1. .
[ham-bohn] /ˈhæmˌboʊn/ noun, Theater. 1. (especially in vaudeville) a performer made up in blackface and using a stereotyped black dialect. n. 1855, “bone of a ham,” from ham (n.1) + bone (n.). Meaning “inferior actor or performer” is from 1893, an elaboration of ham (n.2). modifier : The night’s most ebullient winner was Finkel, who […]