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"whoops" in British English

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whoopsexclamation

uk   us   /wʊps/ (also oops) informal
an ​expression of ​surprise or ​feelingsorry about a ​mistake or ​slightaccident: Whoops! That's the second ​time I've ​spilledcoffee today!
(Definition of whoops from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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whoopsexclamation

 us   /hwʊps, wʊps, wups/
oops
(Definition of whoops from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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in Chinese (Simplified) 哎哟(表示惊讶或后悔的感叹声)…
in Turkish Eyvah!', 'Aman!' 'Ayy!', 'Hoop!'…
in Russian ой!…
in Chinese (Traditional) 哎喲(表示驚訝或後悔的感嘆聲)…
in Polish ojej!, o rany!…
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