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Hum·mer

 (hŭm′ər)
A trademark for a durable wide-bodied vehicle with four-wheel drive.

hum·mer

 (hŭm′ər)
n.
1. One that hums.
2. Informal A hummingbird.
3. Baseball A fastball.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.hummer - a singer who produces a tune without opening the lips or forming words
singer, vocalist, vocalizer, vocaliser - a person who sings
2.hummer - (baseball) a pitch thrown with maximum velocityhummer - (baseball) a pitch thrown with maximum velocity; "he swung late on the fastball"; "he showed batters nothing but smoke"
pitch, delivery - (baseball) the act of throwing a baseball by a pitcher to a batter
slider - a fastball that curves slightly away from the side from which it was thrown
baseball, baseball game - a ball game played with a bat and ball between two teams of nine players; teams take turns at bat trying to score runs; "he played baseball in high school"; "there was a baseball game on every empty lot"; "there was a desire for National League ball in the area"; "play ball!"
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Hummer was first discovered by the Cheetah Mobile Security Research Lab in 2014, but the malware initially lay dormant for many months.
Chevrolet, a subsidiary of General Motors Corporation (NYSE: GM), is recalling certain number of its Colorado, Silverado Classic, GMC Canyon, GMC Sierra, GMC Sierra Classic, Hummer H3 and Hummer H3T.
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And this is a Hummer that really does hum - it is run on electric and gets 60 miles to a charge.
Chinese automaker Sichuan Tengzhong Heavy Industrial Machinery Co planned to acquire Hummer last year, but it failed to win approval from China's regulators to buy the gas-guzzling brand.
The American automotive car giant announced that it will wind down business on its Hummer brand after Chinese suitor Sichuan Tengzhong Heavy Industrial Machinery Co Ltd pulled out of a $150 million deal.
Hummer, a premium all-terrain vehicle manufacturer, will also continue to honour its bumper-to-bumper warranty for four years or 100,000 km (whichever comes first) for new and existing customers in the Middle East.
General Motors Co will wind down its iconic but tarnished Hummer brand after Chinese regulators rejected a $150 million bid by an obscure Chinese machinery maker to buy the money losing SUV line.
GM will now work closely with Hummer employees, dealers and suppliers to wind down the business in an orderly and responsible manner.
Hummer is a strong global niche brand and this agreement signifies another important milestone in writing the next chapter for both GM and Hummer,'' Fritz Henderson, GM president and CEO, said in a statement.
A person familiar with the deal said earlier on Friday that the Hummer business would be sold for about $150 million, far less than GM s early estimate that Hummer could fetch more than $500 million.