[ uh, uhn ]

  1. (used to indicate hesitation, doubt, or a pause.)

  2. huh.

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Origin of uh

First recorded in 1595–1605

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How to use uh in a sentence

  • There'll be heaps uh fun in the Cypress Hills country when they get t' runnin' the whisky-jacks out.

    Raw Gold | Bertrand W. Sinclair
  • But this mornin' I got a chance to size up the whole bunch, and nary one uh them jaspers I wanted t' see was in sight.

    Raw Gold | Bertrand W. Sinclair
  • "Blamed if they ain't got company, from the look uh things," he grunted, squinting down.

    Raw Gold | Bertrand W. Sinclair
  • But they only had enough saddle-stock along t' wrangle the bulls—an' I took three uh the best they had.

    Raw Gold | Bertrand W. Sinclair
  • One of us better head in for the Crossin' an' find out for sure if any uh them fellers come t' the camp, an' what he wanted there.

    Raw Gold | Bertrand W. Sinclair