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tutexclamation

uk   us   /tʌt/ UK (also tut-tut, US tsk)
used in writing to ​represent the ​sound made to show you ​disapprove of something, or a word said ​twice in a ​humorous way to ​suggestdisapproval: Tut, it's ​raining - I'm going to get ​soaked. You're late again - tut tut!

tutverb [I]

uk   us   /tʌt/ (-tt-) UK
(Definition of tut from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “tut”
in Chinese (Simplified) (表示不赞成或指责)啧啧(声)…
in Turkish Cık cık!'…
in Russian ай-ай-ай!…
in Chinese (Traditional) (表示不贊成或指責)嘖嘖(聲)…
in Polish no-no…
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