harrumph

har·rumph

 (hə-rŭmf′)
intr.v. har·rumphed, har·rumph·ing, har·rumphs
1. To make a show of clearing one's throat.
2. To offer usually brief critical comments: harrumphed for a while over the proposal.

[Imitative.]

har·rumph′ n.

harrumph

(həˈrʌmf) or

harumph

vb
(intr) to clear or make the noise of clearing the throat

har•rumph

(həˈrʌmf)

v.i.
1. to clear the throat in a self-important way.
2. to express oneself gruffly.
[imitative]

harrumph


Past participle: harrumphed
Gerund: harrumphing

Imperative
harrumph
harrumph
Present
I harrumph
you harrumph
he/she/it harrumphs
we harrumph
you harrumph
they harrumph
Preterite
I harrumphed
you harrumphed
he/she/it harrumphed
we harrumphed
you harrumphed
they harrumphed
Present Continuous
I am harrumphing
you are harrumphing
he/she/it is harrumphing
we are harrumphing
you are harrumphing
they are harrumphing
Present Perfect
I have harrumphed
you have harrumphed
he/she/it has harrumphed
we have harrumphed
you have harrumphed
they have harrumphed
Past Continuous
I was harrumphing
you were harrumphing
he/she/it was harrumphing
we were harrumphing
you were harrumphing
they were harrumphing
Past Perfect
I had harrumphed
you had harrumphed
he/she/it had harrumphed
we had harrumphed
you had harrumphed
they had harrumphed
Future
I will harrumph
you will harrumph
he/she/it will harrumph
we will harrumph
you will harrumph
they will harrumph
Future Perfect
I will have harrumphed
you will have harrumphed
he/she/it will have harrumphed
we will have harrumphed
you will have harrumphed
they will have harrumphed
Future Continuous
I will be harrumphing
you will be harrumphing
he/she/it will be harrumphing
we will be harrumphing
you will be harrumphing
they will be harrumphing
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been harrumphing
you have been harrumphing
he/she/it has been harrumphing
we have been harrumphing
you have been harrumphing
they have been harrumphing
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been harrumphing
you will have been harrumphing
he/she/it will have been harrumphing
we will have been harrumphing
you will have been harrumphing
they will have been harrumphing
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been harrumphing
you had been harrumphing
he/she/it had been harrumphing
we had been harrumphing
you had been harrumphing
they had been harrumphing
Conditional
I would harrumph
you would harrumph
he/she/it would harrumph
we would harrumph
you would harrumph
they would harrumph
Past Conditional
I would have harrumphed
you would have harrumphed
he/she/it would have harrumphed
we would have harrumphed
you would have harrumphed
they would have harrumphed
Translations

harrumph

visich (laut) räuspern
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