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oy vey Line breaks: oy vey
Pronunciation: /ɔɪ ˈveɪ/
(also oy or oy veh)

Definition of oy vey in English:

exclamation

Indicating dismay or grief (used mainly by Yiddish-speakers).

Origin

Late 19th century: Yiddish, literally 'oh woe'.

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