Definition of "dah" []

  • The spoken representation of a dash in radio and telegraph code. (noun)
  • The long sound used in combination with the short sound dit, in the spoken representation of Morse and other telegraphic codes (noun)

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Use "dah" in a sentence
  • "Fengh: Err… belum lah, aku ingat die dah pegi meeting dah…"
  • "Mahmúdah is not only un laxatif, but a slang name for a confection of aloes."
  • "I think it's been Charlie's limited language -- when he was two, the only thing he said was "dah" - that especially stood out (he also had some "challenging behaviors" - some bouts of hitting himself on the head)."