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uhexclamation

 us   /ʌ, ə/ (also um,  /ʌm, əm/ )
the written ​form of the ​soundpeople sometimes make when they ​pause in ​speaking, ​thinking of what to say next or how to say it: I ​try not to, uh, rely on my ​parents.
(Definition of uh from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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uhexclamation

uk   us   /ɜː/ /ʌ/
used in writing to ​represent the ​sound that ​people sometimes make when they are ​thinking what to say next: It's not too ​far - it's about, uh, five ​miles from here.
(Definition of uh from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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