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"uh-huh" in American English

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uh-huhexclamation

 us   /ˌʌ̃ˈhʌ̃, ˌʌˈhʌ, ˈəm·həm/ infml
said to ​expressagreement to what has just been said, or to ​mean yes: "Did you ​hear what I said?" "Uh-huh."
(Definition of uh-huh from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)







"uh-huh" in British English

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uh-huhexclamation

uk   us   /ʌˈhʌ/ /ˈʌ.hʌ/ informal
used in writing to ​represent the ​sound that ​people sometimes make in ​order to ​agree with or show ​understanding of something that has just been said: "Did you ​hear what I just said?" "Uh-huh." "You ​know that ​strangeguy we ​sawyesterday?" "Uh-huh." "I'll be back a little late because I have to ​stop at the ​shops." "Uh-huh."
(Definition of uh-huh from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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