Definitions for oopsʊps, ups

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word oops

Wiktionary

  1. oops(Interjection)

    Acknowledging a minor mistake.

    Oops! I left the lid off the ketchup.

  2. oops(Interjection)

    Used sarcastically to acknowledge a major mistake.

  3. Origin: A presumably 'natural' exclamation, only attested since 1933, possibly altered to (or from) whoops (attested since 1933)

Freebase

  1. Oops (Oh My)

    "Oops (Oh My)" is a song by American R&B-soul singer–songwriter Tweet, featuring American rapper Missy "Misdemeanor" Elliott. It was written by Tweet and Elliott and produced by Timbaland for Tweet's debut album, Southern Hummingbird. Released as the album's lead single in February 2002, the song received heavy airplay from U.S. and UK radios, becoming a top ten hit in both countries. Remixes of the song feature rappers Bubba Sparxxx and Fabolous.

British National Corpus

  1. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'oops' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3854

Translation

Find a translation for the oops definition in other languages:

Select another language:

Discuss these oops definitions with the community:

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:     


Citation

Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:

Style:MLAChicagoAPA

"oops." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2015. Web. 30 Jun 2015. <http://www.definitions.net/definition/oops>.

Are we missing a good definition for oops? Don't keep it to yourself...

Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for oops:

Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.