pshaw

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interjection \ ˈshȯ \

Definition of pshaw

used to express irritation, disapproval, contempt, or disbelief

Examples of pshaw in a Sentence

  1. pshaw! anyone else could have done that job in half the time that it took her

First Known Use of pshaw

1607

pshaw Synonyms

Synonyms
ah, aha, come on, fie, indeed, my word, no, well, what, why
Related Words
gee, gee whiz, ha, hello, hey, lo, oh; fiddlesticks, phooey, pooh; there; oops (or whoops also woops), ugh; egad, gad, gadzooks [archaic], the deuce, the devil, the dickens, zounds


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