ew

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interjection

ˈiu̇ How to pronounce ew (audio)
ˈē-ü
used to express disgust at something distasteful or repellent (such as a bad odor)
Ew, what's that smell?

EW

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abbreviation

enlisted woman

Word History

First Known Use

Interjection

1969, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of ew was in 1969

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Cite this Entry

“Ew.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ew. Accessed 14 Apr. 2024.

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