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Meaning of HUMMOCK

Pronunciation:  'humuk

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  a small natural hill
 

HUMMOCK is a 7 letter word that starts with H.

 

 Synonyms: hammock, hillock, knoll, mound
 
 See Also: anthill, formicary, hill, kopje, koppie, molehill

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Hum"mock\, n. [Prob. a dim. of hump. See {Hump}.]
1. A rounded knoll or hillock; a rise of ground of no great
   extent, above a level surface.

2. A ridge or pile of ice on an ice field.

3. Timbered land. See {Hammock}. [Southern U.S.]

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: anthill, barrow, brae, butte, down, drumlin, dune, fell, foothills, hill, hillock, knob, knoll, molehill, monticle, monticule, moor, mound, sand dune, swell
 

 

 

 

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