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[uh, uhn] /ʌ, ʌ̃/
interjection
1.
(used to indicate hesitation, doubt, or a pause).
2.
huh.
Origin
1595-1605
1595-1605
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Word Origin and History for uh

inarticulate sound, attested from c.1600; uh-huh, spoken affirmative (often ironic or non-committal) is recorded from 1904; negative uh-uh is attested from 1924.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
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