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Adjective used to describe something neither overwhelming nor underwhelming. In other words, something that's just right.


Added by Ryan on December 21, 2008 | You Like This |


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Whelmingly whelming.

on /b/usiness on April 13, 2009

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Again, not a word at all. The verb to whelm (and it's resulting adjective whelming) are quite different. Did you just make this up?

Mik on May 7, 2010


Au contraire mon frere! It is a legitimate word - Ryan just had it dead wrong! This is what it means: Whelm or Whelming – verb (used with object) 1. to submerge; engulf. 2. to overcome utterly; overwhelm: whelmed by misfortune. –verb (used without object) 3. to roll or surge over something, as in becoming submerged.

nabur on July 9, 2010

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