1. [ noun ] (chemistry,food) meat cut from the thigh of a hog (usually smoked)
Synonyms: gammon jambon
Related terms: cut_of_pork prosciuto Virginia_ham
2. [ noun ] a licensed amateur radio operator
Related terms: radio_operator
3. [ verb ] (theater,performing arts) exaggerate one's acting
Synonyms: overplay ham_it_up overact
Related terms: underact act dramaturgy hamming
4. [ noun ] (Old Testament) son of Noah
Related terms: man Old_Testament
5. [ noun ] Last name, frequency rank in the U.S. is 1617
6. [ noun ] (theater,performing arts) an unskilled actor who overacts
Synonyms: ham_actor
Related terms: actor overact
Similar spelling:   haem