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  1. yuminterjection

    An expression used to indicate delight in regard to a certain food's flavor

    Yum! This apple pie is delicious!

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  1. YUM

    What does YUM stand for? -- Explore the various meanings for the YUM acronym on the Abbreviations.com website.

Surnames Frequency by Census Records

  1. YUM

    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Yum is ranked #30043 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Yum surname appeared 781 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 0 would have the surname Yum.

    92.7% or 724 total occurrences were Asian.
    2.8% or 22 total occurrences were of two or more races.
    2.5% or 20 total occurrences were White.
    1.5% or 12 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.

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  1. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'yum' in Written Corpus Frequency: #4667

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of yum in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of yum in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of yum in a Sentence

  1. Linzy Bacbotte:

    It's a melting pot, curry from India, noodles from China, it's very colorful, all the spices. And if you want a snack, the dried fish. It's yum.

  2. Emily Porter:

    We want all the yum without as much fuss, the abundance of free time we had in spring of 2020 is pretty much nonexistent now.

  3. Third Point:

    We think investors should want to own Yum! for its unique open-ended middle-class growth story in China and its strong and growing franchise-led cash flows outside China.

  4. Jeffrey Towson:

    Yum China CEO Joey Wat can't get around the fact that burritos just aren't that popular in Yum China -LRB- YUMC -RRB-.

  5. Daniel Loeb:

    Yum! is not an activist play from our perspective.

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    (used especially of glances) directed to one side with or as if with doubt or suspicion or envy
    • A. splay
    • B. numinous
    • C. askant
    • D. commensal

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