Origin of pshaw

First recorded in 1665–75
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British Dictionary definitions for pshaw

pshaw

/ (pʃɔː) /

interjection

rare an exclamation of disgust, impatience, disbelief, etc
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Word Origin and History for pshaw

pshaw


interj.

exclamation of contempt or rejection, by 1670s.

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