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Meaning of "yampy" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF YAMPY

yampy  [ˈjæmpɪ] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF YAMPY

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Yampy is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES YAMPY MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of yampy in the English dictionary

The definition of yampy in the dictionary is a foolish person.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH YAMPY


bumpy
ˈbʌmpɪ
campy
ˈkæmpɪ
champy
ˈtʃæmpɪ
clumpy
ˈklʌmpɪ
crampy
ˈkræmpɪ
dampy
ˈdæmpɪ
dumpy
ˈdʌmpɪ
gimpy
ˈɡɪmpɪ
grumpy
ˈɡrʌmpɪ
gympie
ˈɡɪmpɪ
jumpy
ˈdʒʌmpɪ
lumpy
ˈlʌmpɪ
Pompey
ˈpɒmpɪ
scampi
ˈskæmpɪ
skimpy
ˈskɪmpɪ
swampy
ˈswɒmpɪ
Tempe
ˈtɛmpɪ
trampy
ˈtræmpɪ
vampy
ˈvæmpɪ
wimpy
ˈwɪmpɪ

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE YAMPY

yam
Yamagata
Yamani
Yamasaki
Yamashita
yamen
Yamim Nora´im
yamin tovim
yammer
yammerer
yammering
Yamoussoukro
Yanan
Yang
Yangon
Yangtze
Yangtze Jiang
Yanina
yank

WORDS THAT END LIKE YAMPY

crimpy
crumpy
frumpy
glumpy
hempy
humpy
kempy
plumpy
rumpy
rumpy-pumpy
schlumpy
scrimpy
scrumpy
shlumpy
shrimpy
slumpy
tumpy
umpy

Synonyms and antonyms of yampy in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «yampy» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF YAMPY

Find out the translation of yampy to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of yampy from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «yampy» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

yampy
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

yampy
570 millions of speakers

English

yampy
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

yampy
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

yampy
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

yampy
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

yampy
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

yampy
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

yampy
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Yampy
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

yampy
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

yampy
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

yampy
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Yampy
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

yampy
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

yampy
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

यकृत
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

yampy
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

yampy
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

yampy
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

yampy
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

yampy
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

yampy
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

yampy
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

yampy
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

yampy
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of yampy

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «YAMPY»

The term «yampy» is used very little and occupies the 176.487 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about yampy

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «YAMPY»

Discover the use of yampy in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to yampy and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Complete Poems
“Beneath the Yampy Shade”: Published in Songs of Jamaica, 1023. Title, “Yampy ”: according to Jekyll, “ [t] he Yampy, or Indian Yam, has very beautiful triangular leaves. Yams ofall kinds climb, like hops, on sticks or trees.” Line 2, “lee”: little.
Claude McKay, William J Maxwell, 2004
2
The Diary of Antera Duke, an Eighteenth-Century African ...
A young man such as Young Eny Cobham, for example,“a great gentleman's eldest son” who “bought all Egbo,” would have completed his payment for all degrees up to and including “Yampy Egbo.” To acknowledge his“Yampy” ( Nyamkpe) ...
Stephen D. Behrendt, A.J.H. Latham, David Northrup, 2010
3
The National Magazine
The latter yam, commonly called " yampy," is exceedingly delicate and pleasant. The sweet potato is very agreeable occasionally, but is too sweet for constant use . The cocoa, very different from the cocoa palm, and the cocoa for beverage, ...
‎1854
4
The Warlock: A Tale of the Sea
A starn chase is a long chase,” exclaimed one of the seamen amongst a group of his shipmates in the same watch, collected together in the lee waste, “ but if that same yampy-yam consarn of a craft doesn't sail like a witch, we ought to be ...
Old Sailor, 1836
5
Twenty-nine years in the West Indies and Central Africa: a ...
... he would have made a fortune ; for all people would have run to him to know if they were going to die, and what they should do to live. The following Sabbath was " Yampy Egbo day," when Egbo runners and bells had always ruled the town .
Hope Masterton Waddell, 1863
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The National Magazine
The latter yam, commonly called “ yampy," is exceedingly delicate and pleasant. The sweet potato is very agreeable occasionally, but is too sweet for constant use . The cocoa, very different from the cocoa palm, and the cocoa for beverage, ...
Abel Stevens, James Floy, 1854
7
World Englishes Volumes I-III Set: Volume I: The British ...
... 'yampy' (not listed in the OED) for 'mad', 'kaylied' (not listed in the OED) for ' drunk', 'pikelet' (described in the OED as a Midlands word for 'a round teacake with small holes, to be buttered and toasted; but in other districts it seems to be sticky ...
Tometro Hopkins, Kendall Decker, John McKenny, 2012
8
The Secret Five and the Stunt Nun Legacy
... as a result of her relentless crusade to become a major character, had now gained capital letters and lost her definite article. 'Where did you come from?' asked Betty. 'And what are you wearing?' 'Ha! You think I'm yampy? I followed you!
John Lawrence, 2010
9
Skidmark and the Quest for Coolness
Alan was left holding a sobbing Gary in one arm and a yampy dog in the other, wondering what the hell he had done to deserve this. Suddenly, Jack burst out of the utility room, screaming. His shirt sleeve was on fire, and a plume of dark ...
Ben Wakeling
10
The Monthly Repertory of English Literature, ... Or an ...
... The only mode bf'arresting'the pranks'of 'tbese' tormentors was by driving a stake through the heart of the yampy're'; 1a practice frequently adopted, and' during 'the perform~ ance of which, we are told, he uttered arbor-rid groan.l ' The body' ...
‎1819

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «YAMPY»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term yampy is used in the context of the following news items.
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'Let them eat cows'
PhD student Viyanna Leo meets one of Crocodylus Park's resident dingoes, Yampy, during her study on the effects of dingoes as ecosystem regulators in ... «Perth Now, May 15»
2
Fox News Special Report: Undercover in Muslim-only Birmingham
He looks frightened by the power of his God. He backs away slowly and whispers "yampy", which I believe is Arabic for "a good day to you, pious brother". «International Business Times UK, Jan 15»
3
Let's talk Brummie: A celebration of Britain's most loathed accent
We know what cob, yampy and 'up the cut' means. You know you're intrigued. 2. Brummie can be used as a handy self-assessment tool to judge whether you ... «Metro, Dec 14»
4
12 weird and wonderful Brummie phrases you'll need to know if …
Yampy is a well-known Midlands word and is often used to describe someone who is daft, mad or losing the plot. 6. A piece is a local word for a slice of bread ... «Coventry Telegraph, Nov 14»
5
Tell us why YOU love the Bostin Black Country
... for the chancce to win £100. "I ay from Brummagem, I'm from the bostin' Black Country. Tara a bit. Dow be yampy aer kid, fly the flag for Black Country day!". «expressandstar.com, Jul 14»
6
'Make us a brew': Foreign NHS nurses sent on intensive course to …
Yampy - someone who is going mad or is silly/has done something daft. To lamp - to punch someone - 'lamping' is beating someone up. Ta-ra a bit - this means ... «Daily Mail, Jun 14»
7
Flying the flag: West Brom fans prepare Spanish support gesture for …
Cyril. March 14, 2014 4:24 pm. HSK Yow just get safter by the minnit ! Yampy in fact. Report abuse · More West Bromwich Albion FC Articles. more stories ... «expressandstar.com, Mar 14»
8
Unlucky Wolves fan receives team shirt with upside-down logo …
Cyril. March 7, 2014 5:56 pm. Pete, yow'm yampy ! Report abuse. jeffrey.borra. March 7, 2014 1:04 pm. maybe its an omen that they will soon be transported to ... «expressandstar.com, Mar 14»
9
Poll: Should Parliament be moved to Wolverhampton?
They certainly would be yampy – a bit crazy – after a few years around here. But no more than they are now. What do you think? Vote in our poll and leave your ... «expressandstar.com, Jan 14»
10
The 50 top words and phrases that say you're from Birmingham or …
Yampy is a well-known Midlands word and, as @jakeyvilla tells us on Twitter, it is used to describe someone who is daft, mad or losing the plot. 10.A piece is a ... «Birmingham Mail, Jan 14»

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« EDUCALINGO. Yampy [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/yampy>. Dec 2019 ».
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