See also: EW and Ew

EnglishEdit

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EtymologyEdit

Onomatopoeic, ideophonic. Compare oh, ugh.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ɪʊ̯/, [ɪ̃(ː)ʉ̃͡u], [ɯ᷈(ː)]
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ɪʊ̯

InterjectionEdit

ew (with as many extra ‘e’s and/or ‘w’s as needed for emphasis)

  1. Expression of disgust or nausea.
    Synonyms: see Thesaurus:yuck
    Ew! There’s a fly in my soup.
    Ew! This peanut butter tastes disgusting!

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Middle EnglishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old English īw, ēow, from Proto-Germanic *īhwaz.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ew

  1. yew (Taxus baccata)
  2. yew wood

DescendantsEdit

  • English: yew
  • Scots: yew, ewe
  • Yola: yew

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Northern KurdishEdit

PronounEdit

ew (masculine oblique singular , feminine oblique singular , oblique plural wan)

  1. he, she, it, they