follow Dictionary.com

Is Tuesday named for a one-handed god?

ugh

[oo kh, uhkh, uh, oo; spelling pronunciation uhg] /ʊx, ʌx, ʌ, ʊ; spelling pronunciation ʌg/
interjection
1.
(used as an exclamation expressing disgust, aversion, horror, or the like).
noun
2.
the sound of a cough, grunt, or the like.
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source
British Dictionary definitions for ugh

ugh

/ʊx; ʊh; ʌh/
interjection
1.
an exclamation of disgust, annoyance, or dislike
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
© William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
Cite This Source
Word Origin and History for ugh

1765, imitative of the sound of a cough; as an interjection of disgust, recorded from 1837.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for ugh

Some English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for ugh

7
8
Scrabble Words With Friends

Quotes with ugh

Nearby words for ugh