\ˈfī \

Definition of fie 

used to express disgust or disapproval

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ah, aha, come on, indeed, no, pshaw, well, what, why

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Examples of fie in a Sentence

fie! you expect me to believe that sorry excuse? fie on anyone who disagrees!

First Known Use of fie

14th century, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for fie

Middle English fi, from Anglo-French

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to reject or criticize sharply

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