uh

synonyms, antonyms, definitions, examples & translations of uh in English

English Online Dictionary. What means uh‎? What does uh mean?

English

Etymology

Onomatopoeia of the natural expression of thought.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ʌː/
  • Rhymes:

Used in rhotic dialects. Compare er.

Interjection

uh (US)

  1. Expression of thought, confusion, or uncertainty.
    Uh, who was that?
  2. Space filler or pause during conversation.
    Uh, let me see...

Translations

See also

  • er
  • erm
  • um
  • uh-oh
  • oh

Noun

uh (plural uhs) (US)

  1. An occurrence of the interjection "uh".

Anagrams

  • HU, Hu, hu

Dutch

Pronunciation

Interjection

uh

  1. er, uh

Epigraphic Mayan

Noun

uh (transliteration needed)

  1. (astronomy) moon

Spanish

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /u/, /uː/
  • Homophone: u

Interjection

uh

  1. Used to express disappointment or disdain.

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