how to pronounce humdrum

/ˈhʌmˌdɹʌm/

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humdrum is pronounced in two syllables

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hʌmdɹʌm

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An example use of humdrum in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… seem a little humdrum but no Wakefield …”

meanings of humdrum

noun:

  1. The quality of lacking variety or excitement.
  2. A stupid fellow.

adjective:

  1. Lacking variety or excitement; dull; boring.

words with pronunciation similar to humdrum

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