5 letter word starting with hum

Words Parts of Speech Meaning/Definition/Similar Words
human adjective Belonging to man or mankind; having the qualities or attributes of a man; of or pertaining to man or to the race of man; as, a human voice; human shape; human nature; human sacrifices., A human being.
humic adjective Pertaining to, or derived from, vegetable mold; as, humic acid. See Humin.
humid adjective Containing sensible moisture; damp; moist; as, a humidair or atmosphere; somewhat wet or watery; as, humid earth; consisting of water or vapor.
humin noun A bitter, brownish yellow, amorphous substance, extracted from vegetable mold, and also produced by the action of acids on certain sugars and carbohydrates; — called also humic acid, ulmin, gein, ulmic or geic acid, etc.
humor noun Moisture, especially, the moisture or fluid of animal bodies, as the chyle, lymph, etc.; as, the humors of the eye, etc., A vitiated or morbid animal fluid, such as often causes an eruption on the skin., State of mind, whether habitual or temporary (as formerly supposed to depend on the character or combination of the fluids of the body); disposition; temper; mood; as, good humor; ill humor., Changing and uncertain states of mind; caprices; freaks; vagaries; whims., That quality of the imagination which gives to ideas an incongruous or fantastic turn, and tends to excite laughter or mirth by ludicrous images or representations; a playful fancy; facetiousness., To comply with the humor of; to adjust matters so as suit the peculiarities, caprices, or exigencies of; to adapt one’s self to; to indulge by skillful adaptation; as, to humor the mind., To help on by indulgence or compliant treatment; to soothe; to gratify; to please.
humph interj. An exclamation denoting surprise, or contempt, doubt, etc.
humpy adjective Full of humps or bunches; covered with protuberances; humped.
humus noun That portion of the soil formed by the decomposition of animal or vegetable matter. It is a valuable constituent of soils.