Definitions for oomphʊmf

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary


  1. energy; vitality; enthusiasm.

    Category: Informal

  2. sex appeal.

    Category: Informal

* Slang..

Origin of oomph:

1935–40, Amer.; imit. of the sound made during exertion

Princeton's WordNet

  1. sex appeal, desirability, desirableness, oomph(noun)

    attractiveness to the opposite sex

  2. dynamism, pizzazz, pizzaz, oomph, zing(noun)

    the activeness of an energetic personality


  1. oomph(Noun)

    Strength, power, passion or effectiveness; clout.

    Use a mild cleanser, but pick something with enough oomph to do the job.

  2. oomph(Noun)

    Sex appeal.

  3. oomph(Noun)

    A bassy grunting or thudding sound.

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