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umpty-umpth

[uhmp-tee-uhmpth] /ˈʌmp tiˈʌmpθ/
adjective
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Also, umpty-ump
[uhmp-tee-uhmp] /ˈʌmp tiˈʌmp/ (Show IPA)
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  • With a silent savage nod for emphasis, Dawson twisted around and squinted at the Jap Zeros for the umpty-umpth time.

    Dave Dawson on Guadalcanal Robert Sydney Bowen
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umpteenth

modifier

The ordinal form of ''umpteen'': Here's the umpteenth development in the battle (fr WWI)

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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