tummy

[ tuhm-ee ]
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noun,plural tum·mies.Informal.
  1. stomach: The baby had a pain in his tummy.

Origin of tummy

1
First recorded in 1865–70; nursery alteration of stomach

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British Dictionary definitions for tummy

tummy

/ (ˈtʌmɪ) /


nounplural -mies
  1. an informal or childish word for stomach

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