1) Opportunity derived from circumstance or a random situation.

2) Derived fortune initiated with no conscience effort or conspiracy

3) Small endeavor that yields significantly greater than expect benefits.
...Spent the last 6 months trying to hit a lick and finally came up on/from a humbug.

(Applies to previous example context, though definition is incorrect in its specificity)
by Illvminati April 12, 2005
A word which is used by Mr. Justin where he will allow people to go to his house. Especially Jaye because he is very handsome.
Gabby : So Justin can I go to your house?
Justin : humbug
by ABCDjayeispogiEFGH August 24, 2011
A waste of time. The wrong choice for a night out
"You went out thinking you were going to have alot of fun and it turned out to be a humbug."
by Micah Turner June 11, 2009
A sweet that all old people eat.
Darn! I've run out of Werther's Original. I'd better open a pack of humbugs.
by the sexy monkey May 05, 2005
the tortoise icon on msn.
amelia is wrong, the tortoise IS called humbug.
by sharperz May 05, 2008
A round black and white marbled inconsistancy in the otherwise yellow shit of a young baby and caused by previously taking a spoonful of gripe water.
"Darling, did Billy have colic last night?" "Yes....yes he did...how do know <amazed>" "oh just that he's blown a humbug into his wad"
by brucester September 13, 2006
when someone gives an anonymous tip either to the police or somebody.
i got caught off in some bullshit on some humbug type shit.
by sexyblack August 27, 2006

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