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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.
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informal to exclaim in pleasure or surprise
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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.
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|Verb||1.||aah - express admiration and pleasure by uttering `ooh' or `aah'; "They oohed and aahed when they unwrapped the presents"|
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