Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • intransitive verb To express annoyance, impatience, or mild reproof.

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  • interjection An expression of annoyance or impatience.
  • verb To express such a sound, especially as a mild reproof

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • verb utter `tsk,' `tut,' or `tut-tut,' as in disapproval

Etymologies

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

[Imitative.]

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