ew

interjection \ ˈiu̇ , ˈē-ü \
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of ew

used to express disgust at something distasteful or repellent (such as a bad odor)
  • Ew, what's that smell?

First Known Use of ew

1969


EW

abbreviation

Definition of EW

enlisted woman

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