Definitions

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  • interj. The sound of a cat coughing up a hairball.
  • interj. Also used of similar noises, particularly one made to show disgust or disapproval.
  • v. To make a 'gack' noise.
  • v. To expectorate a hairball.

Etymologies

Apparently from the sound made; believed to have first appeared in comic strips. (Wiktionary)

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