Definition of oomph in English:
The quality of being exciting, energetic, or sexually attractive: he showed entrepreneurial oomph
More example sentences
- Then real actresses could return to movie screens so audiences could have what they crave - good old sexual oomph.
- There's also enough oomph in them to push the water up roof overhangs and second-story windows.
- And in fifth gear it simply didn't have enough oomph to overcome gravity.
1930s: perhaps imitative.
Definition of oomph in:
- British & World English dictionary
What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?
Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.
Most popular in the US
Most popular in the UK
Most popular in Canada
Most popular in Australia
Most popular in Malaysia
Most popular in Pakistan