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



BrE BrE//aʊtʃ//
; NAmE NAmE//aʊtʃ//
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used to express sudden pain Ouch! That hurt! 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 mid 17th cent.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: ouch