ham ham  /ˈhæm/


  1. (n) meat cut from the thigh of a hog (usually smoked)
  2. (n) (Old Testament) son of Noah
  3. (n) a licensed amateur radio operator
  4. (n) an unskilled actor who overacts
  5. (v) exaggerate one's acting

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  • When the two pose for pictures, they ham it up with gusto.


  1. Area amateur radio operators to participate in national training exercise

    Amateur "Ham" radio operators around the country and locally will be participating in a 24-hour training and evaluation exercise June 22 and 23. Local radio clubs will be erecting temporary radio stations in parks, campgrounds, schools, emergency centers and elsewhere to demonstrate the use of the FCC-licensed radio operations which can be a communications resource in an emergency. "Duplicating ...
    on June 15, 2013     Source: The Mercury

  2. Star of 'The Sandlot' shows up in STL

    'Ham' helps dedicate ballfield for disabled children
    on June 14, 2013     Source: St. Louis Post-Dispatch

  3. Liverpool Transfer Rumours: Andy Carroll Move to West Ham Wouldn't Hurt Reds

    After parts of three inconsistent seasons with Liverpool , English striker Andy Carroll was loaned to West Ham United this past season. If West Ham is able to negotiate a permanent transfer for Carroll, there is absolutely no reason for the Reds to fret. According to ESPN , West Ham is closing in on an agreement that would keep Carroll at Upton Park for the foreseeable future. Liverpool ...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Bleacher Report

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  1. Peace said: "Details of a third bid from West Ham for Graham Dorrans have been leaked to the media. This offer is completely unwelcome and, like West Ham's previous two bids, it has been rejected out of hand."
    on Jul 8, 2010 By: Jeremy Peace Source: The Press Association

  2. "I decided to take my name out of the race because the feeling was that of not being the right fit for the type of programme they (West Ham) had in mind," Donadoni told calciomercato.com. "I want to thank the London club. It gives me great...
    on Sep 10, 2008 By: Roberto Donadoni Source: SkySports

  3. "That's a pretty ham-handed description of what I answered," Goolsbee said of the memo's description of "political positioning." "A: In no possible way was that a reference to NAFTA. And B: In no possible way was I inferring that he was going...
    on Mar 2, 2008 By: Austan Goolsbee Source: FOXNews

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