Used to express repugnance, disgust, boredom, annoyance, tiredness, or horror.
When I saw how the stuff in the larder had gone moldy all I could think of to say was, "Ugh"
an exclamation expressive of disgust, horror, or recoil. Its utterance is usually accompanied by a shudder
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
uh, interj. an exclamation of repugnance.
British National Corpus
Written Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'ugh' in Written Corpus Frequency: #4414
The numerical value of ugh in Chaldean Numerology is: 5
The numerical value of ugh in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
One of the workers, she came outside. I asked her and said, ‘Do you know anything about this? Is this how y'all put the name of your customers on your receipt?’ She was like, ‘Ugh… no.’ But then she kind of giggled and just walked off and kept going.
I ’m giving you such a plethora of veggies in each meal, without you having to think about, ‘ Ugh I have to eat a salad, ’ or ‘ Ugh, I have to eat my veggies. ’ At the end of the day they are in your system and they are going to make you feel — guaranteed — that much better.
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