Share this entry

Share this page

whoops

Saltos de línea: whoops
Pronunciación: /wʊps
 
/
British (also whoops-a-daisy)

Definición de whoops en inglés:

exclamación

informal
Expressing mild dismay or regret (used when someone has had an accident or made a mistake): Whoops! I nearly dropped it
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • I'm walking along, carrying Jackson, and then whoops!
  • That was the consensus on the left - until, whoops!
  • At the time, I took a lot of criticism by people saying it's not happening to any of us - and whoops!

Origen

1920s: probably an alteration of upsy-daisy; compare with oops.

Words that rhyme with whoops

oops

Definición de whoops en:

Share this entry

Share this page

 

¿Qué te llama la atención de esta palabra o frase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Obtenga más de Oxford Dictionaries

Suscribirse para eliminar anuncios y acceder a los recursos premium

Palabra del día emulous
Pronunciación: ˈɛmjʊləs
adjective
seeking to emulate someone or something