Origin of umpteen
Words nearby umpteen
How to use umpteen in a sentence
In four previous lessons over the past decade-plus, I’d managed umpteen wipeouts and a brief half-second of nearly standing upright.
Go back and listen to Taylor Swift’s “Bad Blood,” or Tove Lo’s “Talking Body,” or Ellie Goulding’s “Around U,” or Daya’s “Hide Away,” or Selena Gomez’s “Sober,” or umpteen others that each seemed to be shouting for our attention.Sophie pushed feel-good music toward a boundary that might not exist|Chris Richards|February 1, 2021|Washington Post
Fifty states, umpteen localities, all of them with different rules not only about the rate of tax, but which items are exempt.
And predictably Clinton found umpteen opportunities to brag about himself, his initiatives, his wife, his record in office.Ex-Bush Aide on How Bill Clinton’s Speech Bested Mitt Romney’s|Matt Latimer|September 6, 2012|DAILY BEAST
I got home at 1:30 AM and there were umpteen frantic messages from my friends.
I've made my fortune three times over, and I've got umpteen thousands more than I need for myself or Mothereen.Vision House|C. N. Williamson
We dug, if you please, into an old city, and broke into tombs umpteen thousand years old."Over There" with the Australians|R. Hugh Knyvett
Zeligs of umpteen disguises and ever changing, shimmering loyalties.After the Rain|Sam Vaknin
Inherited umpteen million bucks, and plays around all the time.Mask of Death|Paul Ernst
And at that it's five o'clock before I'm landed at a little flag station umpteen miles beyond nowhere.Torchy|Sewell Ford
British Dictionary definitions for umpteen
- very manyumpteen things to do
- (as pronoun)umpteen of them came