Definition of 'um'
Example sentences containing 'um'
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`By the way, does Vanessa know about, um, Adam Ant's alter ego? TICKLED PINK (2002)February the sixteenth --- um --- hang on...' I did a quick calculation. LOSING IT (2002)I... just wanted... to ask you something, um, actually... er...? RESCUING ROSE (2002)
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In Common Usage. um is one of the 10000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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