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American English: /faɪ/
British English: /fʌɪ/


  • (archaic or humorous)fie upon you, sir
    vergüenza debiera darle, señor
    Example sentences
    • So fie, for shame, and I declare myself rededicated to this humble art, even to the extent of journaling at work.
    • Pressing the worry lines from his face, Broder shouts fie on the do-nothing Congress and demands an end to partisan bickering.
    • Thanks to everyone who wrote to say fie upon the mean lady.
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