Definitions of umpteen

  1. innumerable but many

Usage examples for umpteen

  1. This would comfortably keep me away during the month of March when my brothers would be studying for their school finals and I would return in time to enjoy the April- May vacations when our cousins from Belgaum, Lucano and Ricardo, would join us for a whole summer season of mangoes, jackfruits and umpteen picnics on the beach. – Free from School by Rahul Alvares
  2. Well, about ten minutes afterwards most of us were taken with umpteen fits. – The Princess of the School by Angela Brazil
  3. She had umpteen dozen fits when she thought he was drowned. – Loyal to the School by Angela Brazil
  4. And at that it's five o'clock before I'm landed at a little flag station umpteen miles beyond nowhere. – Torchy by Sewell Ford
  5. It's no trick at all to go into the average Rube village, 'steen miles from a railroad, and get 'em thrilled with the notion of being connected by trolley with Jaytown, umpteen miles south. – Torchy, Private Sec. by Sewell Ford
  6. The bare idea gives me umpteen fits. – Loyal to the School by Angela Brazil
  7. So any one of umpteen thousands of organizations in the Hub might be the one that has that plasmoid now!" – Legacy by James H Schmitz
  8. I didn't think Bindle funny, yet it has been translated into umpteen European languages. – A Dominie in Doubt by A. S. Neill
  9. I'm going to have umpteen dozen fits! – The Princess of the School by Angela Brazil