- (used as an exclamation of disgust or disbelief.)
Origin of pah
First recorded in 1585–95
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Examples from the Web for pah
He did not attach any importance to a boy-and-girl affair; not at all—pah!Romance
Joseph Conrad and F.M. Hueffer
Then I try stand up straight and give the lie, but it say: 'Pah!Lords of the North
A. C. Laut
It came from the pah, whose direction Glenarvan did not know.
They walked quickly, trying to avoid the points where they might be seen from the pah.
I wouldn't get up at all if it wasn't for Katie Mallard's pah'ty.The Little Colonel's Christmas Vacation
Annie Fellows Johnston
- an exclamation of disgust, disbelief, etc
- para-aminohippuric acid
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