duh

interjection \ ˈdə , usually with prolonged ə \

Definition of duh

1 used to express actual or feigned ignorance or stupidity
  • Duh, I don't know.
2 used derisively to indicate that something just stated is all too obvious or self-evident
  • Well, duh!

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First Known Use of duh

1943


DUH Defined for English Language Learners

duh

interjection

Definition of duh for English Language Learners

  • —used in an angry or annoyed way to show that something just said is already known or is obvious

  • —used to show or pretend that you do not know something


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