EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Probably from Yiddish, from German pfui, influenced by phoo.

PronunciationEdit

  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -uːi

InterjectionEdit

phooey

  1. An expression of disgust, rejection, or disappointment.

NounEdit

phooey (uncountable)

  1. (slang) hooey; nonsense