\ˈrats \

Definition of rats 

used to express disappointment, frustration, or disgust

Examples of rats in a Sentence

rats, I can't believe anyone would say such a hateful thing

First Known Use of rats

1818, in the meaning defined above

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English Language Learners Definition of rats

—used to express disappointment or annoyance

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