nounBritish • informal
- A person’s wife, husband, or partner (used in electronic communication): I often go to gigs on my own as my OH doesn’t have the same musical tastes as meMore example sentences
- Her OH is such a career-driven bloke - he spends 50% of the year working abroad.
- I know his OH won't want to get involved.
- I would love my OH to do a healthy diet/exercise regime with me
1990s: abbreviation of other half.
- Used to express a range of emotions including surprise, anger, disappointment, or joy, or when reacting to a remark: ‘Oh no,’ said Daisy, appalled Me? Oh, I’m fine oh, shut upMore example sentences
- Oh no, there's only back seats left!
mid 16th century: variant of O3.