- Used to express sudden pain: Ow! You’re hurting me!More example sentences
- ‘OW! Let me go!’ you tell him. He doesn't listen to you.
- Kevin gasped as the pain once again shot through his back, ‘Ow!’
natural exclamation: first recorded in English in the mid 19th century.
More definitions of owDefinition of ow in:
- The US English dictionary