Pronunciation: (hump'tē dump'tē), Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/humpty-dumpty.html on line 71 [key]
1. an egg-shaped character in a Mother Goose nursery rhyme that fell off a wall and could not be put together again.
2. (sometimes l.c.) something that has been damaged severely and usually irreparably.
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