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noun 
  1. A mound of earth.
  2. A rounded fleshy mass, such as on a camel.
  3. A deformity in humans caused by abnormal curvature of the upper spine.
  4. (context, UK, slang) An act of sexual intercourse.
  5. (slang) (British) A bad mood, especially in the expression to have the hump.
  6. (slang) A painfully boorish person.
That guy is such a hump!
  1. (The Hump) World War 2 slang for the supply route between India and China over the Himalaya mountain range.
verb 
  1. (transitive) To bend something into a hump.
  2. (context, transitive, slang) To carry something, especially with some exertion.
  3. (context, transitive, slang) To have sex with.
  4. (context, intransitive, slang) To carry, especially with some exertion.
  5. (context, intransitive, slang) To have sex.
Etymology: Probably cognate with:
  • kyphosis (from Greek (kyphos) "humpbacked")
  • cube (from Greek (kybos) "cube, vertebra")
  • cubit (from Latin cubitum "cubit, elbow")
  • incubate (from Latin incubare "to lie on")
  • incubus
  • incumbent
  • cymbal (from Latin cymbalum from Greek kymbalon from kymbe "bowl")



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