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or Fah

  1. Fahrenheit (thermometer).
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Examples from the Web for fah

Historical Examples

  • You sa--ay 'Is that his ma'-ied son, in yondeh; the one 'ith the fah hah? '

    The Cavalier

    George Washington Cable

  • As fah fo'th as Clem went, I guess there wa'n't any let about it.

    Ragged Lady, Complete

    William Dean Howells

  • The heat is to be continued about an hour, and to be kept as near 420 Fah.

  • I do'no—a hund'ed steps, me'be—me'be half a mile—'twouldn't be fah.

    Connie Morgan in Alaska

    James B. Hendryx

  • If it's like I think, yo' ain't a-goin' to be able to get fah to do no huntin'.

    Connie Morgan in Alaska

    James B. Hendryx

British Dictionary definitions for fah



noun music
  1. (in the fixed system of solmization) the note F
  2. (in tonic sol-fa) the fourth degree of any major scale; subdominant
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Word Origin

C14: see gamut
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