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tummy

[ tuhm-ee ]
/ ˈtʌm i /
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noun, plural tum·mies.Informal.

stomach: The baby had a pain in his tummy.

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Origin of tummy

First recorded in 1865–70; nursery alteration of stomach
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British Dictionary definitions for tummy

tummy
/ (ˈtʌmɪ) /

noun plural -mies

an informal or childish word for stomach
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