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umpteenth

[uhmp-teenth] /ˈʌmpˈtinθ/
adjective, Informal.
1.
of an indefinitely large number in succession:
He was the umpteenth person to arrive.
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[uhm-teenth] /ˈʌmˈtinθ/ (Show IPA)
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Origin of umpteenth
1915-1920
1915-20; umpteen + -th2
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  • It was the obituary notice of the umteenth Bavarians, who had been wiped out.

Slang definitions & phrases for umteenth

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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