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ump

[uhmp] /ʌmp/
noun, verb (used with object), verb (used without object), Slang.
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Origin of ump
shortened form
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  • On the bank ump stopped and looked out across the water, deep, wide, muddy.

    Dwellers in the Hills Melville Davisson Post
  • I had no idea of what ump was up to, but I should learn no earlier by a volley of questions.

    Dwellers in the Hills Melville Davisson Post
  • It was clear that Peppers had reached the danger line, and, what was fatal to the plan of ump, he knew it.

    Dwellers in the Hills Melville Davisson Post
  • The idea of resting the horse was so delicious that ump and Jud laughed too.

    Dwellers in the Hills Melville Davisson Post
  • For a moment, I was undecided, but ump pushed through and I followed him into the room.

    Dwellers in the Hills Melville Davisson Post
  • But I talked with ump about it, and in the light of these after events it was tolerably clear.

    Dwellers in the Hills Melville Davisson Post
Word Origin and History for ump
n.

short for umpire (n.), by 1915, American English.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
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ump in Medicine

UMP abbr.
uridine phosphate

The American Heritage® Stedman's Medical Dictionary
Copyright © 2002, 2001, 1995 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company.
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Slang definitions & phrases for ump

uie

noun

A U-turn (1976+)

The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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Related Abbreviations for ump

ump

umpire
The American Heritage® Abbreviations Dictionary, Third Edition
Copyright © 2005 by Houghton Mifflin Company.
Published by Houghton Mifflin Company. All rights reserved.
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