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  • adj. Being indefinite, unspecified

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Examples

  • Surely the relatively poor sales of One Piece this market is already maxed out by umpty-seven volumes of Naruto?

    Crooks and cooks

  • Coming in November, the latest original anthology from me and my sometime-partner, Gardner Dozois (former editor of ASIMOV's and winner of umpty-ump Hugo Awards as our field's best editor): SONGS OF LOVE AND DEATH.

    Love. Death. Sex. Heartbreak.

  • I actually commented to my husband as we watched the guy patiently go back to the lake umpty-ump times for water "the only difference between now and a hundred years ago is that in the old days it probably would have been a burro going back and forth to the lake bringing water to put the fire out"!

    Fire on the mountain...

  • Example: Say ump hundred, umpty-ump, umpteen or ump years ago, non-central character X unleashes the Dark Lord or steals the MacGuffin Device, only to be Horribly Killed immediately for their Terrible Folly, leaving aforesaid Dark Lord/MacGuffin Device loose in the world to create merry havoc.

    On Prologues

  • And $umpty-million in ads (and also the MSM) will be saying that all fall.

    President begging GOP for doc fix favor. | RedState

  • Coming in November, the latest original anthology from me and my sometime-partner, Gardner Dozois former editor of ASIMOV's and winner of umpty-ump Hugo Awards as our field's best editor: SONGS OF LOVE AND DEATH.

    Love. Death. Sex. Heartbreak.

  • They were most chagrined when the umpty-zillion dollar sniffer promptly failed to detect anything.

    Making Light: Beating airport chemical detection systems

  • Reason number umpty-um that I'll be glad when 11/5 rolls around

    A Telemarketing Counterscript

  • So, unlike, say, baby's first year, which is documented in umpty bazillion articles, books, and websites, a stepparent is often left to puzzle out challenges and changes using intuition and best-guesses.

    Lily Burana: Adding a Baby To Our Blended Family

  • Like umpty-dump million other people, I'm on Facebook.

    Friend/Unfriend from Spamalot

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