exclamationBritish informal, dated
An expression of surprise or interest: ‘Lumme!’ said Quigley. ‘She isn’t half a size!’
More example sentences
- Oh lumme, she does get morbid.
- Cor, lumme, she is as beautiful as I expected.
Late 19th century: from (Lord) love me.
Words that rhyme with lummeBrummie, chummy, crumby, crummy, dummy, gummy, mummy, plummy, rummy, scrummy, scummy, slummy, tummy, yummy
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