ups

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English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ʌps/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ʌps

Noun[edit]

ups

  1. plural of up
See also[edit]

Verb[edit]

ups

  1. Third-person singular simple present indicative form of up

Etymology 2[edit]

Interjection[edit]

ups

  1. Misspelling of oops.

Anagrams[edit]


Danish[edit]

Interjection[edit]

ups

  1. oops

Esperanto[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from English oops, reinforced by English borrowings in various languages; compare Danish ups, Dutch oeps, Finnish ups, French oups, German ups, Polish ups, Russian упс (ups) etc.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ups]
  • Hyphenation: ups

Interjection[edit]

ups

  1. oops

Usage notes[edit]

Used mostly for small or unimportant mistakes. For mistakes of greater consecuence, , ve, and fek (crap, shit) are more commonly used.


Finnish[edit]

Interjection[edit]

ups

  1. oops

Synonyms[edit]


German[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Interjection[edit]

ups

  1. oops
    Synonyms: huch, hoppla

Norwegian[edit]

Interjection[edit]

ups

  1. oops

Polish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Interjection[edit]

ups

  1. oops

Further reading[edit]

  • ups in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • ups in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Portuguese[edit]

Interjection[edit]

ups

  1. oops

Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English oops.

Interjection[edit]

ups

  1. oops

Spanish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Interjection[edit]

ups

  1. oops