uh-oh

interjection
\ ˈə-ˌō How to pronounce uh-oh (audio) , usually with strong glottal stops before the vowels \

Definition of uh-oh

used to indicate dismay or concern

First Known Use of uh-oh

1925, in the meaning defined above

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“Uh-oh.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/uh-oh. Accessed 26 Jan. 2022.

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uh-oh

interjection

English Language Learners Definition of uh-oh

used when you realize that you are in a bad situation, that you have made a mistake, etc.

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