oy

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interjection \ˈȯi\

Definition of oy

  1. —used especially to express exasperation or dismay Oy, what a mess. Oy, what arrogance. Oy, my feet are killing me.

Origin and Etymology of oy

Yiddish


First Known Use: 1892

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