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English noun: ham

1. ham (food) meat cut from the thigh of a hog (usually smoked)

Synonymsgammon, jambon

Broader (hypernym)cut of pork

Narrower (hyponym)prosciutto, Virginia ham

2. Ham (person) (Old Testament) son of Noah

Instance hypernymadult male, man

Domain categoryOld Testament

3. ham (person) a licensed amateur radio operator

Broader (hypernym)radio operator

4. ham (person) an unskilled actor who overacts

Synonymsham actor

Broader (hypernym)actor, histrion, player, role player, thespian

English verb: ham

1. ham (creation) exaggerate one's acting

Synonymsham it up, overact, overplay

Pattern of useSomebody ----s.
Somebody ----s something

Broader (hypernym)act, play, playact, roleplay

Domain categorydramatic art, dramatics, dramaturgy, theater, theatre

Antonymsunderact, underplay

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