- n. Plural form of oh.
“I once got a round of "ohs" from the Central Park Birders when the Long Eared Owl we had been silently watching wake and go through its daily ablutions suddenly took flight a full ten minutes earlier than the night before! and literally skimmed the hair on my head with its claws/talons before it swooped over the Bow Bridge and disappeared into the Ramble.”
“Christian encounters Malice! oh its heart warming, or would be if i didn't keep my heart in a glass jar on the shelf. all these little "ohs" are littering my day today- its like i keep being surprised by something.”
“The very devil would be in it in that case," said Sancho; and letting off thirty "ohs," and sixty sighs, and a hundred and twenty maledictions and execrations on whomsoever it was that had brought him there, he raised himself, stopping half – way bent like a”
“There were many "ohs" and "ahs" as I taxied in and parked my wounded bird, and we found on looking at her on the ground that I had taken several small hits along with the big one.”
“Then, as William gazed and gazed, his eyes aching with the dazzling lights, there was a movement in the surging crowd, a murmur of "ohs" and "ahs.”
“The rest of the gifts were distributed without accident, and then by common consent a great unwrapping began, accompanied by rapturous "ohs," and plenty of "thank yous.”
“The sobs grew longer, less hysterical: changed into long "ohs" of misery; died away.”
“Jimbo kept silence mostly, his instinct ever being to conceal his ignorance; but Monkey talked fifteen to the dozen, filling the pauses with long 'ohs' and bursts of laughter and impudent observations.”
“Getting through with her "ohs" Anne cast herself into Marilla's arms and rapturously kissed her sallow cheek.”
“These "ohs" were caused by Augustus having got so beside himself that he actually bent down and kissed my shoulder!”
These user-created lists contain the word ‘ohs’.
People have proposed many names for the '00s (including "the '00s"). But consensus? Not so much.
All of these have appeared somewhere as a proposal -- maybe serious, maybe not so much...
3 letter words, not the girl band.
boggle and speed scrabble would not be half as fun without them.
Looking for tweets for ohs.