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hey

exclamation
 
 
/heɪ/ spoken
A2 used to get someone's attention or to show that you are interested, excited, angry, etc: Hey, Helen, look at this! Hey, wait a minute!Sounds used as interjectionsInterjections
Translations of “hey”
in Arabic عَفوا!…
in Korean 이봐…
in Malaysian hei…
in French hé!…
in Turkish Hey!', 'Aaa!', 'Yaa!'…
in Italian ehi!…
in Chinese (Traditional) (用於引起注意,有時顯得不禮貌)嘿,喂…
in Russian эй!…
in Polish hej…
in Vietnamese này…
in Spanish eh, oye…
in Portuguese ei!…
in Thai คำอุทานแสดงความประหลาดใจ…
in German He!…
in Catalan ei…
in Japanese おい, ねえ(相手への呼びかけ)…
in Indonesian hai…
in Chinese (Simplified) (用于引起注意,有时显得不礼貌)嘿,喂…
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