yummy

adjective yum·my \ ˈyə-mē \
Updated on: 25 Nov 2017

Definition of yummy

yummier; yummiest
: highly attractive or pleasing; especially : delicious, delectable

Examples of yummy in a Sentence

  1. He prepared all sorts of yummy dishes.

  2. a yummy meal that is also nutritious

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Origin and Etymology of yummy

yum-yum


YUMMY Defined for English Language Learners

yummy

adjective

Definition of yummy for English Language Learners

  • : very pleasing to the taste


YUMMY Defined for Kids

yummy

adjective yum·my \ ˈyə-mē \

Definition of yummy for Students

yummier; yummiest
: very pleasing especially to the taste
  • a yummy dessert


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