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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Used to indicate the sound of a cough or grunt or to express disgust or horror.

Usage examples (5)
  • I also veer between not caring and then thinking, 'ugh'.
  • Between the gruesome clickity click up the hill, and the 'ugh' as you head down -- well, you probably remember.
  • I've seen it many times now ... all I can do is go 'ugh' ...
  • Mike Smith: I'm going from 'ugh' to 'sheesh' and possibly 'duh'. for more
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