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  1. Marketing.
    1. cumulative/accumulated audience: the number of people reached by an advertising or broadcasting medium over a specified period of time: The station has a weekly cume of 5.5 million.
    2. the cumulative gross earnings from a movie, album, etc.: the cume for the Star Wars franchise.
  2. Informal. a student's grade point average.
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Origin of cume

by shortening and alteration of cumulative or accumulated
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Examples from the Web for cume

Historical Examples of cume

  • When he smokes, he does it from vanity, to show his cume de mer pipe.

    The English Spy

    Bernard Blackmantle

  • I mean not to cume away, as they say I will, for feare of a marriage and I know not what.

    Great Ralegh

    Hugh De Selincourt

  • In 48/314, cume to bote has a more general sense of, find pardon.

  • Co si sunt deus leveres nurit en ma meisun, cume cisne sunt blauns (Horn, 613 f.).

    The Master of Game

    Second Duke of York, Edward

  • An now, my belobbed brederen, lets in terwestigate how tar git bale; how to avoid de Sing Sing ob de world wot's got to cume.