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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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umpty-umpth

modifier

Of a large and unspecified ordinal number: making the same speech for the umptyumpth time/ the umpty-umpth revision (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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