\ ˈbä How to pronounce bah (audio) , ˈba \

Definition of bah

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, NOLA.com, 4 Dec. 2020

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First Known Use of bah

1600, in the meaning defined above

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“Bah.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/bah. Accessed 3 Dec. 2021.

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bah

interjection

English Language Learners Definition of bah

used to show dislike or disapproval of something

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