tummy

noun tum·my \ ˈtə-mē \

Definition of tummy

plural tummies
:stomach 1c

Examples of tummy in a Sentence

  1. His mother rubbed his tummy until he fell asleep.

Recent Examples of tummy from the Web

These example sentences are selected automatically from various online news sources to reflect current usage of the word 'tummy.' Views expressed in the examples do not represent the opinion of Merriam-Webster or its editors. Send us feedback.

Origin and Etymology of tummy

baby-talk alteration of stomach

tummy Synonyms


TUMMY Defined for English Language Learners

tummy

noun

Definition of tummy for English Language Learners

  • : your stomach or belly


TUMMY Defined for Kids

tummy

noun tum·my \ ˈtə-mē \

Definition of tummy for Students

plural tummies
1 :1stomach 1
  • an ache in the tummy
2 :1stomach 2
  • She tickled my tummy.


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up tummy? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

WORD OF THE DAY

to speak evil of

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Forms of Government Quiz

  • knupfer-painting-solon-before-croesus
  • A gerontocracy is rule by:
Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
Add Diction

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!