umbles

[uhm-buh lz]

Origin of umbles

late Middle English word dating back to 1400–50
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British Dictionary definitions for umble

umbles

pl n
  1. another term for numbles
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Word Origin and History for umble

umbles

n.

"edible inner parts of a deer or other animal," c.1400, see humble.

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