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hunching, present participle; hunched, past tense; hunches, 3rd person singular present; hunched, past participle;
  1. Raise (one's shoulders) and bend the top of one's body forward
    • - he thrust his hands in his pockets, hunching his shoulders
    • - he hunched over his glass
  2. Bend one's body into a huddled position
    • - I hunched up as small as I could
  3. Shove or push; nudge
    • - she hunched me and winked
  1. A feeling or guess based on intuition rather than known facts
    • - she was acting on a hunch
  2. A humped position or thing
    • - the hunch of his back
  3. A thick piece; a hunk
    • - a hunch of bread

  1. intuition: an impression that something might be the case; "he had an intuition that something had gone wrong"
  2. round one's back by bending forward and drawing the shoulders forward
  3. the act of bending yourself into a humped position
  4. (hunched) having the back and shoulders rounded; not erect; "a little oldish misshapen stooping woman"
  5. Hunch is a website, designed as a collective intelligence decision-making system that uses decision trees to make decisions based on users' interest. Hunch is building the 'taste graph' for the internet, mapping every person to every entity — and their affinity for that entity. ...
  6. (The Hunches) The Hunches was a garage punk band from Portland, Oregon. The Hunches comprised bass player Sarah Epstein, singer Hart Geldhill, guitarist Chris Gunn, and drummer Ben Spencer. ...
  7. A stooped or curled posture; a slouch; A theory, idea, or guess; A hunk (piece of something); To slouch, stoop, curl, or lean
  8. (Hunching) means shoving your hand over the mark as you shoot. Hunching is unfair, and if a good shot is made and the player making it is caught in the act of hunching he should be made to shoot over again and shoot fair.
  9. a guess or feeling not based on known facts
  10. An intuitive feeling.