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Synonyms for hummer

a singer who produces a tune without opening the lips or forming words

(baseball) a pitch thrown with maximum velocity

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GM stopped producing Hummers in 2009, the year it underwent restructuring and a government-sponsored bankruptcy.
30 -- US carmaker, GM Motors, has confirmed that it will shut down its SUV, the Hummer brand by the end of this month.
General Motors's struggling Hummer brand appears to be on its way out after Chinese regulators rejected a $150m bid for it by a Chinese heavy machinery maker.
Melbourne, July 14 (ANI): A new survey has revealed that Aussie kids are now being given a special celebrity kind of birthday treat by their parents - a 500 dollars-an-hour Hummer ride.
But instead Adam Petrovic and his friends will have to cadge a lift off their parents after their stretch Hummer was cancelled at short notice.
You have probably seen them whizzing up and down Sheikh Zayed Road, but never before will you have seen the gas-guzzling Hummer transformed into a remote-controlled car - until now.
The result is a new generation of Hummer that literally flies
MOVE over Arnold Schwarzenegger - it's my turn at the wheel of a Hummer.
Hummers cost up to pounds 50,000 and were designed for the US army but proved a hit in America and with rich British footballers.
HUMMER have opened their first dedicated showroom in the UK.
But now, with gas at more than $3 a gallon, sales of Hummers are declining, as Americans become increasingly conscious of gas mileage.
Ternes compared owners of Hummers to owners of Bentleys or Jaguars, in that they are willing to pay a premium for the luxury and style of the vehicle - and high gas prices will not change that.
Some of the harshest words about Hummers, however, are coming not from peaceniks but from their new owners.
AM General, which makes all Hummers, and its partner GM, which designed the H2, decided to go with the heavily manual arrangement in the weld shop largely to gain maximum flexibility.
After the papers were signed last week, Landers began transporting the Hummers from Fiser's lot to its GMC dealership in Benton, Fiser said.