"humpty-dumpty" Definition

  1. short and thick; all of a heap; all together, like an egg. “HUMPTY-DUMPTY sat on a wall.” Also a hunchback. HUMPTY is an abbreviated form of the expression.

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Position in the dictionary: 1728 of 4022 slang words.
Next words in the dictionary: hunch, hunks, hunky, hunter pitching, hurdy-gurdy, hurkaru, husbands’ boat, husbands’ tea, hush-money, hush-shop
Previous words in the dictionary: hump up, hump, humming, humdrum, humbug, humble pie, hum-box, hum and haw, hulky, hulk

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