Tikibu: pronunciation dictionary with use examples
IPA transcription: [h'ʌmɚ]
meaning of the word
fastball, heater, smoke, hummer, bullet
(baseball) a pitch thrown with maximum velocity; "he swung late on the fastball"; "he showed batters nothing but smoke"
a singer who produces a tune without opening the lips or forming words
The hummer did not return my interest.
It was a surprise when one of them turned to the other and fed it--the mother hummer was small enough to be taken for a nestling!