See also: ERM
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- Rhymes: -ɜːm
- (UK) Used in hesitant speech, or to express uncertainty; um, umm.
- She was going to, erm... the salon, I think.
- (UK) Used to express embarrassment or subtle disagreement.
- Erm, I don't think that was supposed to happen.
- - Bob would never say something like that!
- Erm, he just did.
expression of uncertainty