Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Oomph"

The meaning of "Oomph" in various phrases and sentences

Q: O que significa That takes serious oomph -- read: dollars.?
A: Not dollars, oomph is like slang, means a little extra effort, strength, power, etc. In that sentence it probably means something like "that takes a lot of confidence"

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Q: Por favor, mostra-me como pronunciar oomph.
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Q: I didn't have enough oomph to work out. soa natural?
A: As the poster says above, it sounds natural - but I would only say "oomph" in an informal situation - like chatting to a friend.

In a slightly more formal situation, I would use "motivation" or "energy".

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