yum-yum
interjection Date: 1878 — used to express pleasurable satisfaction especially in the taste of food

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • yum-yum — /yum yum /, interj. (used to express enjoyment or satisfaction, esp. in the taste of food.) Also, yum. [1880 85] * * * …   Universalium

  • yum yum — /jʌm ˈjʌm/ (say yum yum) interjection (an expression of anticipation or approval of the taste of food.) Also, yum …   Australian English dictionary

  • yum-yum — {interj.}, {informal} Used usually by or to children, to express great delight, especially in the taste of food. * / Yum Yum! That pie is good! / …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • yum-yum — {interj.}, {informal} Used usually by or to children, to express great delight, especially in the taste of food. * / Yum Yum! That pie is good! / …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • yum-yum — interj. informal Used usually by or to children, to express great delight, especially in the taste of food. Yum Yum! that pie is good! …   Словарь американских идиом

  • yum-yum — [[t]ˈyʌmˈyʌm[/t]] also yum interj. cvb (used to express enjoyment or satisfaction, esp. in the taste of food.) • Etymology: 1880–85 …   From formal English to slang

  • yum yum — (ingl. Chewing gum) Goma de mascar …   Diccionario Lunfardo

  • yum yum — interj. interjection used to express delicious or tasty (in the taste of food) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • yum-yum — exclamation informal used to express pleasure at eating delicious food. Origin C19: imitative …   English new terms dictionary

  • yum-yum! —  Excl. of pleasurable anticipation …   A concise dictionary of English slang

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