Pronunciation: (hunch), [key]
1. to thrust out or up in a hump; arch: to hunch one's back.
2. to shove, push, or jostle.
1. to thrust oneself forward jerkily; lunge forward.
2. to stand, sit, or walk in a bent posture.
1. a premonition or suspicion; guess: I have a hunch he'll run for reelection.
2. a hump.
3. a push or shove.
4. a lump or thick piece.
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