Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Slang Spirited vigor: "There is not much oomph in the economy, but there is nothing seriously pushing it down” ( Murray L. Weidenbaum).
  • n. Slang Physical or sexual attractiveness.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Strength, power, passion or effectiveness; clout.
  • n. Sex appeal.
  • n. A bassy grunting or thudding sound.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. the activeness of an energetic personality
  • n. attractiveness to the opposite sex

Etymologies

Expressive of exertion.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)

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    October 14, 2008

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    December 8, 2007

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    December 7, 2007

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