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From the neighboring corner where Standish had stretched himself came a non-committal "Um."

Soldier RigdaleBeulah Marie Dix

E lub 'um hard, 'e lub 'um long, un 'e is gwan try fer mek dem noung leddy marry wit' 'im.

Nights With Uncle RemusJoel Chandler Harris

Um, examining the card critically, he has turned out an excellent piece of work, artistic and quiet in tone.

Those Dale GirlsFrank Weston Carruth

Then he slapped his legs gleefully, and explained the conceit to Will'um Byars, who went into the house and thought it over.

Auld Licht IdyllsJ. M. Barrie

Um—well, you see, my dear, I—I don't feel up to that sort of thing—before supper.

Um dem guten und gerechten Menschen meine triumphierende Sicherheit zu geben.

The ForerunnersRomain Rolland

And me tell her this, Mister Jack, so you listen for you have to do um.

Wings of the WindCredo Harris

Dey looks so lonesome hit makes me have de creeps fer ter look at um.

Nights With Uncle RemusJoel Chandler Harris

See if ye can't get um to lave the islands peaceable, Heller.

One-half mile takes us to a spring at the left of the road which once supplied the large Indian village of Um´-ma-taw.

WORDS RELATED TO UM

Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.