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Pronunciation: /əʊ
 
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exclamation

Used to express a range of emotions including surprise, anger, disappointment, or joy, or when reacting to a remark: ‘Oh no,’ said Daisy, appalled Me? Oh, I’m fine oh, shut up
More example sentences
  • Oh no, there's only back seats left!

Origin

mid 16th century: variant of O3.

Phrases

oh yeah?

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noun

British informal
A person’s wife, husband, or partner (used in electronic communication): I often go to gigs on my own as my OH doesn’t have the same musical tastes as me
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  • Her OH is such a career-driven bloke - he spends 50% of the year working abroad.
  • I know his OH won't want to get involved.
  • I would love my OH to do a healthy diet/exercise regime with me

Origin

1990s: abbreviation of other half.

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