Quantcast
Merriam-Webster Logo
  • Dictionary
  • Thesaurus
  • Scrabble
  • Spanish Central
  • Learner's Dictionary

duh

play
interjection \ˈdə, usually with prolonged ə\

Simple Definition of duh

  • —used in an angry or annoyed way to show that something just said is already known or is obvious

  • —used to show or pretend that you do not know something

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of duh

  1. 1 —used to express actual or feigned ignorance or stupidity

  2. 2 —used derisively to indicate that something just stated is all too obvious or self-evident

1966

First Known Use of duh

1966


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up duh? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

in the capacity or character of

Get Word of the Day daily email!