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whoa

exclamation uk   /wəʊ/  us   /woʊ/
used when telling a horse to stop: "Whoa there, Poppy," he said to his pony, and pulled up beside the kerb. informal used when telling a person to stop what they are doing or to do it more slowly: Yes, carrots please, - whoa! That's plenty.
Translations of “whoa”
in Chinese (Traditional) 籲!(用於喝令馬停下), 且慢, 慢點…
in Chinese (Simplified) 吁!(用于喝令马停下), 且慢, 慢点…
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