ach-y-fi

/ (ˌaxəˈviː, ˌʌx-) /

interjection

Welsh dialect an expression of disgust or abhorrence

Nearby words

  1. acetyltransferase,
  2. acey-deucy,
  3. acgi,
  4. ach,
  5. ach-laut,
  6. achab,
  7. achad,
  8. achaea,
  9. achaean,
  10. achaean league

Word Origin for ach-y-fi

Welsh, probably from ach, achy general exclamation of disgust + fi I, me

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