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yum-yum

[yuhm-yuhm] /ˈyʌmˈyʌm/
interjection
1.
(used to express enjoyment or satisfaction, especially in the taste of food.)
Also, yum.
Origin
1880-1885
1880-85
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Slang definitions & phrases for yum-yum

yum-yum

interjection

An exclamation of pleasure, esp of sensual delight (1878+)

noun

Something sweet or pleasant, esp to eat (1889+)

[perhaps fr a locution used with children, hence contextually as well as phonetically related to tummy or tum-tum]


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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