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Discussion in 'العربية (Arabic)' started by aawad82, Dec 3, 2012.

  1. aawad82 Junior Member

    Arabic
    Hi,

    what is the meaning of the word " hum " in the following statement:

    "it was not until their taxi had settled into a monotonous northbound hum on Rue de Clichy that ......."

    thanks
     
  2. AndyRoo Senior Member

    London
    English
    I guess it just means the sound an engine makes when it's running smoothly.

    (Perhaps this question should be in the English only forum?).
     

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