sadaharu oh


Sadaharu [sah-duh-hahr-oo] , born 1940, Chinese baseball player and manager in Japan. Unabridged
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World English Dictionary
oh (əʊ)
1.  an exclamation expressive of surprise, pain, pleasure, etc
sentence connector
2.  an expression used to preface a remark, gain time, etc: oh, I suppose so

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Word Origin & History

1534, common interjection expressing various emotions, a common I.E. word (cf. O.Fr. ô, oh; L. o, oh; Gk. o; O.C.S., Lith. o; Goth., Du., Ger. o; O.Ir. a; Skt. a), but not in O.E., which translated L. oh with la or eala. Often extended for emphasis, e.g. Oh, baby, stock saying from c.1918; oh,
boy (1910); oh, yeah (1924). Reduplicated form oh-oh as an expression of alarm or dismay is attested from 1944. Oh-so "so very" (often sarcastic or ironic) is from 1922. Oh yeah? "really? Is that so?" attested from 1930.
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Abbreviations & Acronyms
  1. off hand

  2. Ohio

  3. open house (real estate)

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