foh

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Compare faugh.

Interjection[edit]

foh

  1. (obsolete) An exclamation of abhorrence or contempt.
    • 1603, William Shakespeare, The Tragedy of Othello, The Moor of Venice, V.i. 123:
      As I? Foh! Fie upon thee!
    • 1700, William Congreve, The Way of the World, act IV scene X:
      LADY WISHFORT. Offence! as I'm a person, I'm ashamed of you—foh! how you stink of wine! D'ye think my niece will ever endure such a borachio! you're an absolute borachio.
    • Charles Dickens, Nicholas Nickleby
      "Foh!" said Madame Mantalini, "how he ever gets into a carriage without thinking of a hearse, I can't think. There, take the things away, my dear, take them away."

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Noun[edit]

foh

  1. Alternative form of fou