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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Used to express disapproval or disbelief

Usage examples (35)
  • Le Marseillais se tut encore, mais comme on arrivait
  • "I wish you wouldn't tut-talk about him!" cried Phil.
  • Their faces said 'tut tut', but none of their voices.
  • "tut! tut! young blood," growled another, reprovingly. for more
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