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oomph

 (o͝omf)
n. Slang
1. Spirited vigor: "With stronger muscles, you'll have more oomph for cardio activities" (Suzanne Schlosberg).
2. Physical or sexual attractiveness.

[Expressive of exertion.]

oomph

(ʊmf)
n
1. enthusiasm, vigour, or energy
2. sex appeal
[C20: perhaps imitative of the bellow of a mating bull]

oomph

(ʊmf)

n. Slang.
1. energy; vitality; enthusiasm.
2. sex appeal.
[1935–40, Amer.; imitative of the sound made during exertion]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.oomph - attractiveness to the opposite sex
attractiveness - sexual allure
sultriness - the quality of expressing or arousing sexual desire; "the sultriness of her look was unmistakable"; "the sultriness of lust was in the air"
2.oomph - the activeness of an energetic personalityoomph - the activeness of an energetic personality
activeness, activity - the trait of being active; moving or acting rapidly and energetically; "the level of activity declines with age"

oomph

noun
Slang. A lively, emphatic, eager quality or manner:
Informal: ginger, pep, peppiness.
Translations

oomph

[ʊmf] Nbrío m, marcha f
it will put the oomph back into your sex lifedará nuevos bríos a su vida sexual

oomph

[ˈʊmf] npeps m
to have oomph [person, thing] → avoir du peps

oomph

n (inf)
(= energy)Pep m (inf), → Schwung m
(= sex appeal)Sex m (inf); to have oomphsexy sein (inf)

oomph

[ʊmf] n (fam) → verve f inv
References in classic literature ?
A funny old mother pig lived in a stye, and three little piggies had she; "(Ti idditty idditty) umph, umph, umph
He paused a moment before Dolph; then spitting a discharge of tobacco-juice on his well-blacked boots, and giving a contemptuous umph, he walked on.
The physics for this varies with your body size and strength in relation to the aircraft/propeller size and the umph needed to get it through the compression.
Not knowing the maintenance history of any lifting device, could mean the device doesn't have any umph left for hoisting.
If you're just a regular bead kind of girl, then you'll find racks of long plastic beads in turquoises, jades, purples, as well as regular black and white for under dhs80 which will add umph to even the plainest outfit.
It has head-turning style, comfort and convenience galore, and more than enough umph to quench the thirst of any power-monger.
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Indeed, the night promises to be a tri- umph for the imagination so it's vital that you get your golden ticket to Juice Festival's fantastical young people's finale.
However, he was left to rue one missed match dart - at double seven for a 4-2 triumph - as van Barneveld firstly saved umph the game by taking the sixth set before winning the decider 3-1 to remain on course for his sixth World Championship title.
Even if you have a 20 to 30 over rest it gives the whole fielding unit and the bowlers just another umph to go again.
In Athe four years p viously promised umph but with disaster fering a tactical nightmare.