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Definition of ooh exclamation from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

ooh

 exclamation
exclamation
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used for expressing surprise, happiness or pain More Like This Exclamations aargh, ah, aha, ahchoo, ahem, aw, bah, boo, coo, d’oh, eek, eh, er, eww, gee, ha, hey, ho ho, ho-hum, hooray, huh, mm, oh, oho, oi, ooh, oops, ouch, ow, oy, pah, phew, psst, sh, tsk tsk, tut, ugh, uh, uh-uh, uh-oh, um, whoopee, whoops, woo hoo, wow, yay, yippee, yuck, yumSee worksheet. Word Originnatural exclamation: first recorded in English in the early 20th cent.
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