Definition of "uh-uh" [uh-uh]

  • Informal Used to express disagreement or an answer in the negative. (interjection)

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Use "uh-uh" in a sentence
  • "Eight to one, the court said, uh-uh, we're not creating new classes of speech."
  • "Ms. RODRIGUEZ: Well, here, you know, in its simplest terms, the federal government is saying, uh-uh, states - you know, Arizona, you can't do this."
  • "We all have stuff in our family, and we usually say, uh-uh, not going there."
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