French translation of 'umpteen'
(informal) je ne sais combien de
He has written umpteen books. Il a écrit je ne sais combien de livres.
umpteen times trente-six fois
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Example Sentences Including 'umpteen'
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We did it umpteen times in practice; enough times that I was no longer scared.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
In any other generation he would have been champion umpteen times.The Sun (2009)
It is hard to know whether it was down to incompetence, indifference or just an inability to hit the target unless umpteen chances are made first.The Sun (2011)
We had umpteen chances but just couldn't take them.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
We missed umpteen chances but stuck at it and got our reward in the end.The Sun (2009)
I've met members of the royal family umpteen times.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
Over the past eight days, he has been asked umpteen times if he is ready for national service.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
They were the shards of umpteen thousand Roman olive jars.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
Often, an incident will be replayed umpteen times, and various pundits in the studio will provide an entirely different interpretation of what they have just seen.Calcio: A History of Italian Football (2006)
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Used Rarely. umpteen is in the lower 50% of commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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