Quick Hm Definition
Hm means I’m thinking.
What Does Hm Mean? – The Full Answer
Hm is a slang term that is the written form of the sound people make to express any of the following:
- I am thinking of what to say, which is the most common meaning of hm. When used in this way, you are either breaking an awkward silence while you think of what to say or you want people to think you are giving careful thought to the matter under consideration.
Hm can also used in everyday speech when you are pretending to listen.
Where Would You See And Hear Hm?
In everyday speech, texting and chat, and on social media such as Instagram and Facebook, and messaging apps such as Snapchat, WhatsApp and Kik.
Person 1: Did you know that Mark Zuckerberg is just a stooge and that Facebook was actually set up by the CIA to get personal information on people throughout the world, and to track their movements and who they associate with?
Person 2: Hm.
Person 1: I have no respect for people who have no opinions of their own. What do you think?
Person 2: Hm…
$8 for a salad.
me: hm maybe not…
$8 for a 12 inch pizza.
me: I’ll have two!
Hm, so which would be easier, banning assault weapons or trying to decide who is sane?
Some kid came up to me thinking that I sold weed. Hm. I think it’s time for a haircut
Random Hm Stuff
Hm has been used in the written form since 1868.
Other HM Meanings
High Maintenance – used to describe someone who demands a lot of attention, time, money or effort.
Her/His Majesty – a form of address for a monarch or queen consort. HM as an abbreviation for Her/His Majesty’s means belonging to or being a part of the government of the UK.
Hidden Machine – a type of item that can be found in Pokémon. It can be used to teach moves to Pokémon, including some moves that they would otherwise not learn by increasing in level.
Hectometer – a unit of length equal to 100 meters.
HM Magazine – a publication focusing on hard music and alternative culture of interest to Christians.
Hindustan Motors – an Indian automotive manufacturer based in Kolkata, West Bengal, India.
Last Updated: May 28, 2018