aah

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aah

 (ä)
interj.
Used to express pleasure, satisfaction, surprise, or great joy.
intr.v. aahed, aah·ing, aahs
To exclaim in pleasure, satisfaction, surprise, or great joy: The crowd was oohing and aahing beside the panda's enclosure.

aah n.

aah

(ɑː)
vb (intr)
informal to exclaim in pleasure or surprise

aah

(ɑ)

interj.
1. (used as an exclamation expressing surprise, delight, joy, etc.)
n.
2. the exclamation “aah.”
v.i.
3. to exclaim or utter “aah”: We all oohed and aahed over the lovely birthday cake.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.aah - express admiration and pleasure by uttering `ooh' or `aah'; "They oohed and aahed when they unwrapped the presents"
cry out, exclaim, call out, outcry, shout, cry - utter aloud; often with surprise, horror, or joy; "`I won!' he exclaimed"; "`Help!' she cried"; "`I'm here,' the mother shouted when she saw her child looking lost"
Translations
ahaha
ahahhetus
hui
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I was uming and aahing over whether to start him but I thought the pitch is only going to get worse so it's best to play him when it's not so cut up.
Even the gals - ``American Beauty's'' Mena Suvari (with husband Robert Brinkmann), Susan Dey and Heather Thomas - got in a shopping mood, oohing and aahing over Varvatos' cashmere sweaters, suede coats and leather jackets, all wishing Varvatos made women's wear (he will, he will).
Hats off: When DeShaun Foster hit Cal free safety Bert Watts so hard that he knocked his helmet off Saturday, he wasn't sure why his teammates were ooohing and aahing.