noun Australian

a festival held annually in Melbourne since 1954, named in the belief that moomba was an Aboriginal word meaning "Let's get together and have fun"
a natural gas field in South Australia

Word Origin for Moomba

from a native Australian language moom buttocks, anus
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Contemporary Examples of moomba

  • The evening wound up at Moomba, where Casey knew everyone from Mark Ronson to Damon Dash.

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