aah

[ ah ]
/ ɑ /

interjection

(used as an exclamation expressing surprise, delight, joy, etc.)

noun

the exclamation “aah.”

verb (used without object)

to exclaim or utter “aah”: We all oohed and aahed at the lovely birthday cake.

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DO YOU KNOW THIS VOCABULARY FROM "THE HANDMAID'S TALE"?

"The Handmaid's Tale" was required reading for many of us in school. Everyone else has probably watched the very popular and addictive TV show. Do you remember this vocabulary from the book, and do you know what these terms mean?
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Example sentences from the Web for aah

  • Ay, Aah'll fetch t' coo in i' guid time, there's no call t' bang us that gait.'

  • France is outraging and robbing Germany when wounded and a prisoner (aah).

    The New Germany|George Young
  • The curate saluted Doña Consolacion, who responded with a yawn and an “aah!”

  • On Page 181 "for Ah'll stan' none" changed to "for Aah'll stan' none" (consistent with spelling in same speech).