1 an impression that something might be the case; "he had an intuition that something had gone wrong" [syn: intuition, suspicion]
2 the act of bending yourself up together v : arch one's back [syn: hump, hunch forward, hunch over]
- Rhymes: -ʌntʃ
- To slouch, stoop, curl, or lean.
- Do not hunch over your computer if you want to avoid neck problems.
Hunch may refer to:
- An intuitive reckoning
- A forward bend in one's body, such as that from a crushed vertebra
- A parody of Derryn Hinch played by Steve Vizard on Australian television show Fast Forward
- A Dance attributed to Hasil Adkins
- The Hunch Backs, a mountain in Hong Kong
- A term used in Southern California and parts of Appalachia to describe sex.
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