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ah

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interjection \ ˈä \

Definition of ah

used to express delight, relief, regret, or contempt
  • Ah, finished at last!

Examples of ah in a Sentence

  1. ah—so that's the way it is!

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Origin and Etymology of ah

Middle English

ah Synonyms

Synonyms
no, aha, come on, fie, indeed, my word, pshaw, well, what, why
Related Words
gee, gee whiz, ha, hello, hey, lo, oh; fiddlesticks, phooey, pooh; there; oops (or whoops also woops), ugh; egad, gad, gadzooks [archaic], the deuce, the devil, the dickens, zounds

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ah

verb

Less common spelling of

intransitive verb
:to exclaim in amazement, joy, or surprise
  • oohing and aahing at the fireworks

AH

abbreviation

Definition of AH

1 ampere-hour
2 anno hegirae
3 arts and humanities

Other Electrical Engineering Terms


AH Defined for English Language Learners

ah

play
interjection

Definition of ah for English Language Learners

  • —used to express pleasure, relief, etc.


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