Definición de phooey en inglés:

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phooey

Pronunciación: /ˈfuːi/
informal

exclamación

(US also pfui) Used to express disdain or disbelief: so phooey to sophistication
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • And, phooey to the woman on the bus who quipped, I had a dress just like that in tenth grade!
  • Say phooey to all your gloating girlfriends who spend V-day with any old bloke just because they are too insecure to make it on their own.
  • Say phooey to the introduction of the euro to Europe from January 1 at your peril - particularly if you have a tourism-related business in York or North Yorkshire.

sustantivo

[mass noun]
Nonsense: they dismiss it all as movie phooey
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • That's phooey to most ordinary investors, who want to see their wealth expand in absolute terms and not simply get poorer slower than their neighbors.
  • Added Browne: ‘They are just talking a lot of phooey.’
  • It's all phooey, of course, another case of grown-ups lying to kids for sentimental reasons.

Origen

1920s: imitative.

Palabras que riman con phooey

bluey, chewy, chop suey, cooee, Dewey, dewy, Drambuie, feng shui, gluey, gooey, hooey, Hughie, Louie, Louis, rouille, screwy, Wanganui

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