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uh–oh

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interjection \ˈə-ˌō, usually with strong glottal stops before the vowels\

Simple Definition of uh–oh

  • —used when you realize that you are in a bad situation, that you have made a mistake, etc.

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of uh–oh

  1. —used to indicate dismay or concern

1971

First Known Use of uh–oh

1971


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