uh-uh

interjection \ ᵊm or ᵊn , repeated and preceded by glottal stops ; ˈəⁿ-ˌəⁿ \
|Updated on: 12 Jun 2018

Definition of uh-uh

used to indicate negation

First Known Use of uh-uh

circa 1924

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Definition of uh-uh for English Language Learners

  • —used to say no or to emphasize a negative answer to a question, request, or offer


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