One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
Expressing admiration for something regarded as excitingly appealing, especially a woman's curvaceous figure.
Of a woman: voluptuous; curvaceously sexy.
Vigour, sex-appeal; oomph.
1950s. Imitative of the sound of an engine being revved.
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