used to express disgust or disapproval

Examples of fie in a Sentence

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

Word History

Etymology

Middle English fi, from Anglo-French

First Known Use

14th century, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of fie was in the 14th century

Dictionary Entries Near fie

Cite this Entry

“Fie.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/fie. Accessed 13 Apr. 2024.

Kids Definition

fie

interjection
used to express disgust or disapproval
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