och

[ okh ]
/ ɒx /
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interjection Scot., Irish English.

(used as an expression of surprise, disapproval, regret, etc.)

Nearby words

  1. ocellated,
  2. ocellated turkey,
  3. ocellation,
  4. ocellus,
  5. ocelot,
  6. oche,
  7. ocher,
  8. ochlesis,
  9. ochlesitic,
  10. ochletic

Origin of och

1520–30; < Scots Gaelic, Irish

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British Dictionary definitions for och

och

/ (ɒx) Scot and Irish /

interjection

an expression of surprise, contempt, annoyance, impatience, or disagreement

sentence connector

an expression used to preface a remark, gain time, etcoch, I suppose so
Also called: ach

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