aw

interjection \ ˈȯ \

Definition of aw

used to express mild disappointment, gentle entreaty, or real or mock sympathy or sentiment

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First Known Use of aw

1797


AW

abbreviation

Definition of AW

1 actual weight
2 aircraft warning
3 articles of war
4 automatic weapon

AW Defined for English Language Learners

aw

interjection

Definition of aw for English Language Learners

  • —used to express mild disappointment or sympathy


Medical Dictionary

A&W

abbreviation

medical Definition of A&W

alive and well

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