- (idiomatic) An expression of mild disappointment or resignation; too bad; pity.
- I guess the store closes at five on Thursdays. Oh well. I'll just come back tomorrow.
2017 December 1, Tom Breihan, “Mad Max: Fury Road might already be the best action movie ever made”, in The Onion AV Club:
- He has stories he wants to tell, and if they don’t fit neatly into the mythology, then oh well.