An expression of one's own physical pain.
Ouch! You stepped on my toe! That hurt!
An expression in sympathy at another's pain.
Ouch! Her sunburn looks awful.
A reply to an insult (frequently one that is tongue-in-cheek or joking).
Ouch. How could you say that?
An expression of disappointment.
Ouch, I really wanted to do that.
Expressing surprise at the high price of something.
Ouch, one hundred thousand dollars for a car! I could never afford that!
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
owch, n. a jewel or ornament, esp. one in the form of a clasp: the socket of a precious stone. [O. Fr. nouche, nosche, from Teut., cf. Old High Ger. nusca, a clasp.]
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The numerical value of ouch in Chaldean Numerology is: 3
The numerical value of ouch in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2
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