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get the hump


  • sulk
  • mope
  • be in the doldrums
  • get the blues
  • be down in the dumps

Synonyms for hump

an unevenness or elevation on a surface

to incline the body

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In Yorkshire, 27% of drivers encounter up to five humps a day, while 17% have to negotiate up to 10.
The proposed nature, dimensions and location of the road hump is as follows - Nature - Speed Hump Location - (to the centre of the speed hump) - Westbourne Avenue - 95 metres north of its junction with Fossway Dimensions - Length along the carriageway to be 3.
The committee is currently working to identify and inspect all unauthorised humps constructed haphazardly along different roads in the country.
For another thing, Hump Pilot emphasizes a particular route (over the most notoriously dangerous mountains in the world, the Himalayas--known as the Hump) and documents how American pilots braved the special challenges of this itinerary to bring resources to both Chinese troops in China and Allied forces in the Pacific.
Also, signs are being installed to indicate the existence of speed humps (Speed hump ahead).
Given the exploits of the strategic bombing campaign in Europe during World War II, it is not surprising that we hear or know relatively little about what was arguably the toughest flying environment encountered by and the most demanding air campaign executed by the US Army Air Forces (AAF)--the trans-Himalayan airlift known as the Hump.
Other work, while still necessary, got pushed ahead to some indeterminate date in the future: fixing the fences (done), installing electricity upstairs (still to do), dig a pond (done), and fix the hump in the floor (still to do).
Mafia leader Llewellyn Morris Humphreys, better known as Murray the Hump, is the third cousin of Lord Dafydd Wigley, the former Caernarfon MP and AM.
Former Plaid Cymru leader Lord Wigley visited the US for the programme that probed the background of his third cousin, the legendary mafia man Llewellyn Morris Humphreys, aka Murray the Hump, pictured right.
I'm-a get, get, get, get, you drunk, "Get you love drunk off my hump.
It is suggested instead that "one drives with one wheel on the hump and one wheel on the road, alternating sides on the speed humps where possible," it is a case of damage to tyres or damage to the springs
At the moment, the council spends thousands of pounds installing speed humps to calm traffic, what is a pothole but an inverted speed hump?
Eriez provided a solution by supplying a Magnetic Hump Separator.
One of the other rituals that happen on my Wednesday morning drive to the breakfast dive is the local "talk radio jock," declaring that "today is hump day.