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uh-huh

exclamation uk   /ʌˈhʌ/ /ˈʌ.hʌ/ informal us  
used in writing to represent the sound that people sometimes make in order to agree with or show understanding of something that has just been said: "Did you hear what I just said?" "Uh-huh." "You know that strange guy we saw yesterday?" "Uh-huh." "I'll be back a little late because I'm going via town." "Uh-huh."
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