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"huh" in British English

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huhexclamation

uk   // us   //
informal used to show that you have not heard or understood something: "So what do you want to do tonight?" "Huh? What did you say?" Huh? These instructions don't make sense!
humorous used to express disapproval: Huh, I don't think much of that idea!
mainly US UK usually eh used at the end of a question or statement, especially when you want someone to agree with what you have said: I'll bet you wish you hadn't done that, huh? Pretty cool, huh?
(Definition of huh from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"huh" in American English

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huhexclamation

us   /, hʌ̃/
said to show that you have not heard or understood something, or used at the end of a statement to question it: "Huh? What did you say?" "You called right in middle of dinner." "Great timing, huh?"
(Definition of huh from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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