aha

interjection \ ä-ˈhä \

Definition of aha

used to express surprise, triumph, or derision

Examples of aha in a Sentence

  1. aha! so the money was never missing in the first place!

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Origin and Etymology of aha

Middle English

aha Synonyms

Synonyms
ah, no, 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

AHA

noun \ ˌā-(ˌ)āch-ˈā \

Definition of AHA

First Known Use of aha

1991


AHA Defined for English Language Learners

aha

interjection

Definition of aha for English Language Learners

  • —used when something is suddenly seen, found, or understood


AHA Defined for Kids

aha

interjection \ ä-ˈhä \

Definition of aha for Students

used to express discovery or understanding
  • Aha! I knew it was you!

Medical Dictionary

AHA

noun \ ˌā-(ˌ)āch-ˈā \

medical Definition of AHA


AHA

abbreviation

medical Definition of AHA

1 American Heart Association
2 American Hospital Association

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