There are 2 main definitions of uh in English:

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uh 1

Pronunciation: /ʌh/
Pronunciation: /ʌ/

exclamation

1Used to express hesitation: I was just, uh, passing by
2Used in questions to invite agreement or further comment or to express a lack of understanding: You want to get there pretty bad, uh?

Origin

1960s: imitative.

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There are 2 main definitions of uh in English:

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uh 2

Pronunciation: /ə/

Entry from US English dictionary

adjective

Nonstandard spelling of the indefinite article a1, used to represent black English. crabs in uh basket

preposition

nonstandard spelling of of, used to represent black English. a house full uh young ῾uns

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Syllabification: uh

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