Definition of “uh-oh” - English Dictionary

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“uh-oh” in British English

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uh-ohexclamation

uk /ˌʌˈəʊ/ us /ˌʌˈoʊ/ informal

(Definition of “uh-oh” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

“uh-oh” in American English

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uh-ohexclamation

us /ˈʌˌoʊ/ infml

the written form of the sound that people sometimes make when they have made a mistake or when something bad has happened:

Uh-oh, I think I just locked my keys in the car.

(Definition of “uh-oh” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)