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get a hump on

Slang definitions & phrases for get a hump on

get a hump on

verb phrase

To speed up; hurry; get busy; get a move on: Get a hump on with that assignment, OK? (1890s+)


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
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