Origin of pooh-pooh
OTHER WORDS FROM pooh-poohpooh-pooher, noun
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How to use pooh-pooh in a sentence
Sharp always wanted to be an actor: his first role, aged 7, was as Piglet in Winnie-The-Pooh.
At a conference in London the following week, a senior retired U.S. Air Force commander pooh-poohed counterstealth efforts.How China Will Track—and Kill—America’s Newest Stealth Jets|Bill Sweetman|December 2, 2014|DAILY BEAST
When his fellow panelists pushed back, he proceeded to pooh-pooh all those “experts” who have said otherwise.George Will, Fox News, and the Beginning of an Ebola Conspiracy|Russell Saunders|October 22, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The pope may pooh-pooh the decision to remain childless, but the world needs more people who choose pets over kids.
His coup claim was pooh-poohed by then Prime Minister Zidan as “ridiculous”.
Father generally pooh-poohs the notion of there being any further trouble with Germany.The Doctor of Pimlico|William Le Queux
Pooh, they are only bogys invented by priests in days of darkness, in order to obtain power.The Everlasting Arms|Joseph Hocking
He can't be after any mischief; 'tis not in the boy; when—when he is all but—Pooh!The Heir of Redclyffe|Charlotte M. Yonge
Pooh, I ha seen better, and as you term them, evener and cleaner.
The general housework servant has already been referred to as a Pooh Bah in petticoats.The Expert Maid-Servant|Cristine Terhune Herrick