HM

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AcronymDefinition
HMHer/His Majesty
HMHeavy Metal
HMHealth Monitoring
HMHow Much
HMHannah Montana (Disney Channel character)
HMHarvest Moon (video game by Natsume and Victor Interactive)
HMHalf Marathon (race)
HMHeadmaster
HMHerbal Medicine
HMHospitality Management (various schools)
HMHistory in the Making
HMHonorable Mention (various organizations)
HMHakuna Matata (Swahili: There Are No Worries)
HMHennes & Mauritz
HMHaunted Mansion (Disney)
HMHigh Maintenance
HMHeard and McDonald Islands (ISO country code)
HMHazardous Material (HAZMAT)
HMHazardous Material
HMHorace Mann (various organizations)
HMHolistic Medicine
HMHammer Mill
HMHomework Diary
HMHindustan Motors
HMHollow Metal
HMHectometer
HMHarmonic Mean
HMHome Maker
HMHarmonic Motion
HMHorse's Mouth
HMHidden Mickeys (in Disney theme parks)
HMHigher Mind (Sri Aurobindo, Indian Yogi and philosopher)
HMHand Motion (ophthalmological test of visual acuity)
HMHydraulic Machine (various companies)
HMHinge Mount (various companies)
HMHotel Management (various organizations)
HMHoughton Mifflin Company
HMHalf Mirror
HMAir Seychelles (IATA airline code)
HMHighly Magnified
HMHenry Molaison (memory loss patient)
HMHuman Milk
HMHard Music
HMHidden Machine (Pokémon)
HMHistory Module (Honeywell)
HMHistory Matters (educator resources website)
HMHelicopter Mine Countermeasures Squadron (US Navy aviation unit designation used from 1971 to present)
HMHistoria Mexicana
HMHoly Moley
HMHoochie Mama
HMHoly Mackerel
HMHotto Motto (Japanese fast food chain)
HMHigh Moment (chemistry)
HMHokkaido Museum
HMHug Me
HMHey Mercedes (band)
HMHindu Munnani (Tamil Nadu movement)
HMHeard & McDonald Islands (Kerguelen, Including Prince Edward & Crozetis Islands)
HMHyperbolic Metamaterial
HMHelper Monkey
HMHeavy Magnum (ammunition)
HMHiring Manager
HMHold Model
HMHot Metal
HMHandmaids of Mary
HMHyperbaric Medicine
HMHaughton-Mars
HMHowling Mad (Murdock)
HMHorizontal Measure
HMHowler Monkey (wrestling)
HMHare Majesteit (Her Majesty)
HMHydromechanical
HMHole Montes, Inc (Naples, FL)
HMHerrschende Meinung (German: prevailing opinion; legal)
HMHumanist Manifesto (ideology)
HMHydrogen Maser
HMHôpital Militaire
HMHans/Hennes Majestät (Swedish: His/Her Majesty)
HMHorizontal Multiplier (NIOSH)
HMHamilton Sector (Lester B. Pearson International Airport; Canada)
HMHeavens Metal (Magazine)
HMHardness Maintenance
HMHotel Margherita (Isle of Capri, Italy)
HMHybrid Magnetic
HMHayakawa Mystery (Japanese book series)
HMHippie Maffia
HMHydrogen Monitor
HMHum Modulation
HMHectameter
HM(USN Rating) Hospital Corpsman
HMHalo Messenger (website)
HMHaptic Modeler (Surface Model Level Navigation)
HMHonesta Matrona (Latin: Virtuous Lady, epigraphy)
HMHunter Mountain Ski Slope
HMHorner Museum (Oregon State University)
References in periodicals archive ?
A few years before he had experienced another 'Holy Mackerel!' moment, encountering Giambologna's Mercury in Dresden.
The phrase "Holy Mackerel" is a 19th century expression that relates to the Roman Catholic practice of only eating fish on Fridays, a holy day for believers.
"Holy mackerel," gasped the lusty coach as he arrived at Ulrika Jonsson's house to find his TV star lover dressed only in pink underwear and high heels, "I know you've got a bit of Swede in you - but would you like a little more!"
When we're at practice and we're creating a new song together, and somehow that one time or those two times it's just, "Holy mackerel, that was it." You're sitting there and you're buzzing; you're high because it feels so good.
HOLY MACKEREL: Campaigners dressed as Batman and Robin make their point on the roof of the Royal Courts of Justice today
As a child I remember wondering about that expression as adults around me kept exclaiming, "Holy mackerel!" when they were excited, upset or awed.
HOLY MACKEREL!; The Caped Crusader has to fight Superman, below, in his next film adventure; MORE THAN CAPE-ABLE:; (From left) Christian Bale in Empire of the Sun, Metroland and Captain Corelli's Mandolin; MASK OF EVIL: Christian
"Holy mackerel! If that kind of stuff is allowed, I'll just ride on this sidewalk, for cryin' out loud!"
engineered the $355 million deal, Wall Street investment bankers said, Holy Mackerel, look at this!
"Holy mackerel,'' said an older gentleman, complimenting a skillfully placed ball thrown by one of the several women playing.
"Nice and cloudy, and holy mackerel! there is big apricot in this," said Gregg Glaser.
Holy mackerel! Some women columnists are much more vicious than men.