hump

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hump

1. Pathol a rounded deformity of the back in persons with kyphosis, consisting of a convex spinal curvature
2. a rounded protuberance on the back of a camel or related animal
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Police in Germany were called in to catch a camel that had fled after getting the hump with life at a visiting circus.
If you start getting the hump when you are criticised, well .
Emma added: "It was so tempting to give her titbits to prevent her getting the hump at meal-times but we couldn't for her own sake.
Getting the hump on holiday usually means the kids demanding yet more ice cream or a downpour just when you have settled the family on the beach.
I was DJing Friday,Saturday and Sunday and the boss was getting the hump at flyers hanging around the office.
One of the highlights of tomorrow's show will feature Frosty learning how to control a riot, which he defines as "lots of people getting the hump at the same time".
Gibson quit the squad in September, just before the campaign opener in Kazakhstan, after getting the hump with Trapattoni.
Ridgewell said none had been getting the hump at being overlooked in the last two months, when Blues' season really took off.