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Aw vs. Oh

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Awnoun

An instance of aw#Interjection.

Ohinterjection

Expression of surprise.

‘Oh! I didn't see you there.’;

Ohinterjection

Expression of wonder, amazement, or awe.

‘Oh, wow! That's amazing.’;

Ohinterjection

Expression of understanding, affirmation, recognition, or realization.

‘Oh, so that's how it works.’;

Ohinterjection

A word to precede an offhand or annoyed remark.

‘Oh, leave me alone.’;

Ohinterjection

A word to precede an added comment or afterthought.

‘Oh, and don't forget your coat.’;

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Ohinterjection

An invocation or address (similar to the vocative in languages with noun declension), often with a term of endearment.

‘Oh, gosh’;

Ohinterjection

Exclamation for drama or emphasis (often poetic).

‘Oh, when will it end?’;

Ohinterjection

Expression of pain. See ouch.

‘Oh! That hurt.’;

Ohinterjection

Space filler or extra syllable, especially in (popular) music.

Ohinterjection

(interrogative) Expression of mild scepticism.

‘"You should watch where you're going!" "Oh?"’;

Ohnoun

An utterance of oh; a spoken expression of surprise, acknowledgement, etc.

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Ohnoun

the letter O, o (more commonly spelled o)

Ohnoun

the digit 0 (especially in representations of speech)

‘My telephone number is four-double-three-two-oh-nine.’;

Ohverb

(intransitive) To utter the interjection oh; to express surprise, etc.

Ohinterjection

An exclamation expressing various emotions, according to the tone and manner, especially surprise, pain, sorrow, anxiety, or a wish. See the Note under O.

Ohnoun

a midwestern state in north central United States in the Great Lakes region

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