uh-huh
interjection Date: 1889 — used to indicate affirmation, agreement, or gratification

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • uh-huh — • uh huh • um hum adv informal Yes. Used only in speech or when recording dialogue. Are you going to the Fair? Uh huh. We were in Alaska, um hum, but that was long before the earthquakes. When I asked for an appointment, the nurse said, Um hum, I …   Словарь американских идиом

  • uh huh — [ʌ ˈhʌ,ˈʌ hʌ] interjection informal a sound that you make to say yes , or when you want someone to continue what they are saying ▪ Can I sit here? Uh huh …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • uh huh — [ ʌ hʌ ] interjection used for writing the sound people make when they agree with something, or when they say yes to a question: I ll see you at six o clock, then? Uh huh …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • uh huh — UK [ʌ ˈhʌ] US interjection used for writing the sound that people make when they agree with something, or when they say ‘yes’ to a question ‘I’ll see you at six o’clock, then?’ ‘Uh huh.’ Thesaurus: ways of saying yessynonym written… …   Useful english dictionary

  • uh-huh — [un hun′; ] for 2 [ un′un′] interj. Informal 1. used to respond in the affirmative 2. used to signify that one is listening attentively …   English World dictionary

  • Uh-Huh — Infobox Album Name = Uh Huh! Type = studio Artist = John Cougar Mellencamp Released = November 7, 1983 Recorded = Jackson County, Indiana, July 1983 Genre = Rock Length = 32:59 Label = Riva Producer = John Mellencamp, Don Gehman Reviews =… …   Wikipedia

  • uh huh — also uh huh CONVENTION Uh huh is used in writing to represent a sound that people make when they are agreeing with you, when they want to show that they understand what you are saying, or when they are answering yes to a question. [INFORMAL] Did… …   English dictionary

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  • uh-huh — or[um hum] {adv.}, {informal} Yes. Used only in speech or when recording dialogue. * /Are you going to the Fair? Uh huh./ * /We were in Alaska, um hum, but that was long before the earthquakes./ * /When I asked for an appointment, the nurse said …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • uh-huh — or[um hum] {adv.}, {informal} Yes. Used only in speech or when recording dialogue. * /Are you going to the Fair? Uh huh./ * /We were in Alaska, um hum, but that was long before the earthquakes./ * /When I asked for an appointment, the nurse said …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • uh-huh — See uh huh, huh uh …   Dictionary of problem words and expressions

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