A “Cathy” movie, filled with dietary struggles, overbearing mothers, and a script punctuated by a number of “ack!”
You know, ack, the melancholy of it all is that we grew up there.
It lets a whole lot o' things go on that you'd think ought to 'a' been stopped hundreds of years ago by ack of Parliament.
"Qu—," said the duck, and he disappeared before he had time to get the "-ack" out of him.
But I ain't so much to blame; times you ack like a boy yit, Tom-Jeff.
McGee asked the ack Emma who was making a careful check of the plane.
Cose dey gits mad wid you but dey don' beat non o' us; jes' ack lak it.
"Set your guns up agin the wall an' ack nacherul," commanded Mrs. Bolster.
Anyways, they didn't talk loud, but Mr. Parcher would sort of grunt an' ack cross.
"I'm gwineter larn you howter talk ter 'spectubble fokes if hit's der las' ack," says Brer Fox, sezee.
British oral code for letter A in wireless and telephone communication, 1898; hence ack-ack "anti-aircraft" (gun, fire, etc.).