Origin of umpteen
Examples from the Web for umpteen
Fifty states, umpteen localities, all of them with different rules not only about the rate of tax, but which items are exempt.
I got home at 1:30 AM and there were umpteen frantic messages from my friends.
Well, about ten minutes afterwards most of us were taken with umpteen fits.The Princess of the School|Angela Brazil
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
And at that it's five o'clock before I'm landed at a little flag station umpteen miles beyond nowhere.Torchy|Sewell Ford
Zeligs of umpteen disguises and ever changing, shimmering loyalties.After the Rain|Sam Vaknin
We've had umpteen extra drills and parades and kit inspections.Combed Out|Fritz August Voigt
British Dictionary definitions for umpteen
- very manyumpteen things to do
- (as pronoun)umpteen of them came