Definition of phut in English:

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phut

Pronunciation: /fət/

exclamation

British term for pfft.
Example sentences
  • We've all been there - you've just spent the last five hours carefully crafting a document or article then phut!
  • Mind you, there is also the occasional phut, phut, phut to be heard.
  • With a phut from the silenced rifle, the 5.56 mm nano-shell entered through the Crab's eye.

Origin

Late 19th century: perhaps from Hindi phaṭnā 'to burst'.

Words that rhyme with phut

abut, but, butt, cut, glut, gut, hut, intercut, jut, Mut, mutt, putt, rut, scut, shortcut, shut, slut, smut, strut, tut, undercut

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Syllabification: phut

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