⌂ or oom′-pah·
the sound of a repeated, rhythmic bass figure played as by a tuba in a polka band, marching band, etc.
Origin of oompahechoic
A rhythmic sound made by a tuba or other brass instrument.
Origin of oompahImitative.
- Alternative form of oom-pah.
(third-person singular simple present oompahs, present participle oompahing, simple past and past participle oompahed)
- To produce an oom-pah sound.