[hoo m-uh s] /ˈhʊm əs/
Middle Eastern Cookery. a paste or dip made of chickpeas mashed with oil, garlic, lemon juice, and tahini and usually eaten with pita.
a creamy dip originating in the Middle East, made from puréed chickpeas, tahina, etc
1955, from Turkish humus “mashed chick peas.”
adjective Content; happy; ignorant of danger (1970s+ Black) adverb : She lives real hummy
[hyoo-muhng-guh s, -mong- or, often, yoo-] /hyuˈmʌŋ gəs, -ˈmɒŋ- or, often, yu-/ adjective, Slang. 1. extraordinarily large. /ˌhjuːˈmʌŋɡəs/ adjective 1. exceptionally large; huge adj. also humungous, by 1972, American English, apparently a fanciful coinage from huge and monstrous. modifier Having to do with basketball: a hoop team/ hoop scores (1940s+ Basketball) noun verb To vomit; […]
[hyoo-mer or, often, yoo-] /ˈhyu mər or, often, ˈyu-/ noun 1. a comic, absurd, or incongruous quality causing amusement: the humor of a situation. 2. the faculty of perceiving what is amusing or comical: He is completely without humor. 3. an instance of being or attempting to be comical or amusing; something : The humor […]
[hyoo-mer-uh l or, often, yoo-] /ˈhyu mər əl or, often, ˈyu-/ adjective, Physiology. 1. of, relating to, or proceeding from a fluid of the body. /ˈhjuːmərəl/ adjective 1. (immunol) denoting or relating to a type of immunity caused by free antibodies circulating in the blood 2. (obsolete) of or relating to the four bodily fluids […]