pshaw

pshaw

 (shô)
interj.
Used to indicate impatience, irritation, disapproval, or disbelief.

pshaw

(pʃɔː)
interj
rare an exclamation of disgust, impatience, disbelief, etc

pshaw

(ʃɔ)

interj.
(used to express impatience, contempt, or disbelief.)
[1665–75]
Translations

pshaw

(o.f.) [pʃɔː] EXCL¡bah!

pshaw

interj (dated)pah
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When the first torrent of tenderness was over, and when, in the calm and long interval between the fits, reason began to open the eyes of the lady, and she saw this alteration of behaviour in the captain, who at length answered all her arguments only with pish and pshaw, she was far from enduring the indignity with a tame submission.
Pinchwife: O, wou'd you make me believe that--don't I see every day at London here, women leave their first Husbands, and go, and live with other men as their Wives, pish, pshaw, you'd make me angry, but that I love you so mainly.
Liberals let Dingwall have an illegal lobbying commission, Then Liberals offered him handsome severance in addition; Grants for a wharf to a Liberal's brother-in-law; Frulla's home makeover without a Liberal pshaw.
Pshaw, cornbread tastes better than what they bake up there.
We read everything from Shaw to Pshaw, and shouted until midnight, being some of us still high school sophomores and very smart-alecky, all but the gigantic and magnificent Franz who dominated the scene .
First round: R McCluskey bt R Sutton 21-17, H Ellis bt D Woodruff 21-18, B Morley bt M Bramall 21-12, P Hopkinson bt M Ham pshaw 21-16, B Gibson bt S McMa-hon 21-18, P Kain bt J Abbott 21-10, G McMahon bt M Richardson 21-15, J Sykes btG Woodruff 21-8.
Pshaw to both for taking an excessively narrow systems view.
Only in a text designed to be read would one find the very-hard-to-pronounce 'pfui, pish, pshaw and prrr'.
Others, particularly NATPE prexy-CEO Bruce Johansen, pshaw such notions.
Pshaw good Guardian, you are for your old fashion'd slovenly War, War's another thing now; we must live well in a Camp, that's our business.
Kahan ADMIX GAYER MAXIS TOXIC AGLOW GAZER MILKY TRULY ANVIL GNAWS MISTY TWINE AVOID GRAVE MUCKY TWINS AZURE GRAYS MUSTY TWIRL BOGIE GRAZE MYTHS UNSAY BOWIE HANDY NAIVE VAPID BUOYS HAPLY PEWIT VEGAN BURLY HARDY PHYLA VIAND BUYER HAVEN PICKY VICAR CHARY HAVOC PIETY VIOLA DAIRY HAZER PSHAW VIRAL DIARY HERTZ RADIX VOILA DINKY HOKEY RISKY WAGER DIRTY HOTLY RIVAL WAINS DIVAN HYDRA RIVET WHAMS DIVOT HYENA RUSTY WINKS EXURB INLAY SPIKY WRIST FIERY JERKY SPITZ WRITE FILMY JOKEY STOGY WRITS FIVER LAYUP SWAIN WURST FIXER LINTY SWAMI XENIA FOGEY MAIZE THREW YANGS FURZE MAUVE THYME YOGAS GAMEY MAVIS TIPSY YURTS