An expression of relief, relaxation, comfort, confusion, understanding, wonder, awe, etc. according to uttered inflection.
‘Ah, I understand now.’; ‘Ah! It's good to be back home!’; ‘Ah, the flowers of spring.’;
An indication of excitement, surprise, astonishment, or pleasure.
A syllable used to fill space, particularly in music.
An expression of amazement, awe, or admiration.
‘Wow! How do they do that?’;
An instance of the interjection ah.
‘the crowd's oohs and ahs at the fireworks’;
Used sarcastically to express disapproval of something.
‘Wow... I can't believe you would do such a thing.’;
To give a cry of "ah".
(informal) To amaze or awe.
‘He really wowed the audience.’;
An exclamation, expressive of surprise, pity, complaint, entreaty, contempt, threatening, delight, triumph, etc., according to the manner of utterance.
(informal) An exceptionally surprising or unbelievable fact.
‘He did? That's a wow!’;
(audio) A relatively slow form of flutter (pitch variation) which can affect both gramophone records and tape recorders.
a joke that seems extremely funny
‘The speaker wowed the audience’;
expressing astonishment or admiration
‘‘Wow!’ he cried enthusiastically’;
a sensational success
‘your play's a wow’;
slow pitch fluctuation in sound reproduction, perceptible in long notes.
impress and excite (someone) greatly
‘they wowed audiences on their recent British tour’;