Synonyms of hunch in English:

hunch


See definition of hunch

verb

1‘he thrust his hands in his pockets, hunching his shoulders’

SYNONYMS

arch, curve, hump, bend, bow, curl, crook

ANTONYMS

straighten

2‘I hunched up as small as I could’

SYNONYMS

crouch, huddle up, curl up, hunker down, bend, stoop, squat

North American informal scooch

ANTONYMS

stretch out


noun

1‘he had a hunch on his back’

SYNONYMS

protuberance, hump, lump, bump, knob, protrusion, prominence, projection, bulge, swelling, nodule, node, mass, growth, outgrowth, excrescence

rare tumescence, tumefaction, intumescence

2‘my hunch is that these may not be the end of the changes’

SYNONYMS

feeling, guess, suspicion, sneaking suspicion, impression, inkling, idea, notion, fancy, presentiment, premonition, intuition

informal gut feeling, feeling in one's bones, funny feeling, sixth sense