\ ᵊm or ᵊn, repeated and separated by the voiceless sound h How to pronounce uh-huh (audio) ; ˈəⁿ-(ˌ)həⁿ, (ˌ)əⁿ-ˈhəⁿ How to pronounce uh-huh (audio) \

Definition of uh-huh

used to indicate affirmation, agreement, or gratification

First Known Use of uh-huh

1858, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of uh-huh was in 1858

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uh

UHF

uh-huh

uhlan

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uh-oh

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“Uh-huh.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/uh-huh. Accessed 20 Sep. 2020.

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English Language Learners Definition of uh-huh

informal used to show that you agree or understand sometimes used to encourage someone to continue talking

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