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Synonyms for hunch
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. intuition, hunch, suspicion(noun)

    an impression that something might be the case

    "he had an intuition that something had gone wrong"

    Synonyms:
    suspiciousness, intuition, suspicion, distrust, mistrust, misgiving

  2. hunch(verb)

    the act of bending yourself into a humped position

    Synonyms:
    intuition, suspicion

  3. hunch, hump, hunch forward, hunch over(verb)

    round one's back by bending forward and drawing the shoulders forward

    Synonyms:
    jazz, have sex, do it, hunch forward, bang, screw, have a go at it, hunch over, have intercourse, sleep together, love, know, roll in the hay, get it on, lie with, have it away, be intimate, eff, sleep with, get laid, bed, make out, have it off, bonk, hump, make love

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. hunch

    Synonyms:
    hump, protuberance, knob, bunch, lump

  2. hunch

    Synonyms:
    punch, push, shove

  3. hunch

    Synonyms:
    [Colloquial.] lump, hunk, large piece, thick slice

  4. hunch(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    punch, push, shove, jostle

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. hunch(n)

    Synonyms:
    hump, protuberance, chunk, lump

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    intuition, feeling, instinct, premonition, gut, vibe, insight

How to pronounce hunch?

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How to use hunch in a sentence?

  1. New Mexico:

    Call us. If you have a hunch and if you think you saw somebody, call.

  2. Frank Capra:

    A hunch is creativity trying to tell you something.

  3. Bruce Wells:

    My hunch on the Ditka quote is that it comes from a quirk of the King James translation, ancient Hebrew had a particular way of saying things like, 'and the next thing that happened was...' The King James translators of the Old Testament consistently rendered this as 'and it came to pass.' ''When phantom Bible passages turn dangerousPeople may get verses wrong, but they also mangle plenty of well-known biblical stories as well.Two examples: The scripture never says a whale swallowed Jonah, the Old Testament prophet, nor did any New Testament passages say that three wise men visited baby Jesus, scholars say.Those details may seem minor, but scholars say one popular phantom Bible story stands above the rest: The Genesis story about the fall of humanity.Most people know the popular version - Satan in the guise of a serpent tempts Eve to pick the forbidden apple from the Tree of Life. It's been downhill ever since.But the story in the book of Genesis never places Satan in the Garden of Eden.

  4. Daniel Blower:

    It has always been a problem, but my hunch is that (drowsy driving) has probably increased.

  5. Bruce Wells:

    My hunch on the Ditka quote is that it comes from a quirk of the King James translation, ancient Hebrew had a particular way of saying things like, 'and the next thing that happened was...' The King James translators of the Old Testament consistently rendered this as 'and it came to pass.' '' When phantom Bible passages turn dangerous People may get verses wrong, but they also mangle plenty of well-known biblical stories as well. Two examples: The scripture never says a whale swallowed Jonah, the Old Testament prophet, nor did any New Testament passages say that three wise men visited baby Jesus, scholars say. Those details may seem minor, but scholars say one popular phantom Bible story stands above the rest: The Genesis story about the fall of humanity. Most people know the popular version - Satan in the guise of a serpent tempts Eve to pick the forbidden apple from the Tree of Life. It's been downhill ever since. But the story in the book of Genesis never places Satan in the Garden of Eden.


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