used to express disdain or contempt

Examples of bah in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Even with some traditional holiday events cancelled, the season isn’t totally bah, humbug. Will Coviello,, 4 Dec. 2020

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Word History

First Known Use

1600, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of bah was in 1600

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“Bah.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 15 Jun. 2024.

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