eish

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search
See also: éísh

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Afrikaans

Pronunciation[edit]

Phonetik.svg This entry needs pronunciation information. If you are familiar with enPR or the IPA then please add some!

Interjection[edit]

eish

  1. (South Africa) phew; whew; expressing resignation
    • 2007, Corinne Squire, HIV in South Africa: Talking About the Big Thing, page 132:
      You become very happy and forget that eish, when you get home it is then that you remember that you have HIV, but when you are there you are free.
    • FCS Integrated English for First Additional Language L3 (page 3)
      Eish, I can't believe we're back at this.

Anagrams[edit]