Synonyms for ah


Grammar : Noun
Spell : ah
Phonetic Transcription : ɑ

Top 10 synonyms for ah Other synonyms for the word ah

Définition of ah

Origin :
  • mid-15c., an expression of surprise, delight, disgust or pain in nearly all Indo-European languages, but not found in Old English (where the equivalent expression was la!), so perhaps from Old French a "ah!, oh! woe!"
  • As in interjection : noun emphatic exclamation
Example sentences :
  • Ah, they are of their insignificance so loftily unconscious.
  • Extract from : « The Spenders » by Harry Leon Wilson
  • Ah, I remember the night I was converted, as if it were yesterday.
  • Extract from : « Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, No. 327 » by Various
  • Ah, how much is done in the night when we sleep and know nothing!
  • Extract from : « Weighed and Wanting » by George MacDonald
  • It was a strange group in the gray of the new morning—ah, indeed, a new morning for them!
  • Extract from : « Weighed and Wanting » by George MacDonald
  • Ah, could I have descended, could I have come down, ere he fled!
  • Extract from : « The White Company » by Arthur Conan Doyle
  • Ah, by my finger bones, there is my sweet Mary from the Priory Mill!
  • Extract from : « The White Company » by Arthur Conan Doyle
  • Ah, church-going is impossible; the nearest is too far off.'
  • Extract from : « The Roof of France » by Matilda Betham-Edwards
  • I see the vista of my future, and—ah, little book, my eyes are dazzled!
  • Extract from : « The Bacillus of Beauty » by Harriet Stark
  • Yet—ah, the point is not important; the tradespeople should not have trusted you.
  • Extract from : « The Bacillus of Beauty » by Harriet Stark
  • Aftervard, v'en beauty is common as ugliness is now—ah, I do not know.
  • Extract from : « The Bacillus of Beauty » by Harriet Stark
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