What does bombinate mean?

bombinate meaning in General Dictionary

To hum to boom

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  • make a buzzing sound
  • To hum; to boom.

bombinate meaning in Etymology Dictionary

"make a buzzing noise," 1865, from Latin bombinare, corrupted from bombitare "to hum, buzz," from bombus "a deep, hollow noise; hum, buzz," echoic. Related: Bombinated; bombinating.


bombinate meaning in General Dictionary

(v. i.) To hum; to boom.