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wah–wah

play
noun, often attributive \ˈwä-ˌwä\

Definition of wah–wah

  1. :  a fluctuating muted effect produced on a brass instrument by use of a mute or on an electric guitar by use of an electronic device connected to an amplifier and operated by a pedal



Origin and Etymology of wah–wah

imitative


First Known Use: 1925


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