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Ahem4
to attract attention or express disapproval/embarrasment
x (Merriam-Webster online)
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Ahey 4to attract attentionx (Merriam-Webster online)
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Ahoy 4used when hailingx (Merriam-Webster online)
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Aiee 4to express griefvar. aix (Merriam-Webster online)x
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Alas 4to express unhappinessx (Merriam-Webster online)
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Amen (to express approval)4at end of prayer, to express agreement/approvalx (Merriam-Webster online)
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Anon (failure to understand something)
4Merriam-Webster online: adverb
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Auwe (var. aue, emotional reaction)
4Emotional reactionvar. auex (Merriam-Webster online)
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Bang (sudden loud noise)4
Merriam-Webster online: not interj.
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Bing (sharp ringing sound)4Sharp ringing soundx (Merriam-Webster online)
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Boom (to indicate suddenness)
4(Often used interjectionally, but not interjection?)
Merriam-Webster online: not interj
x
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Bosh (to express disapproval)
4(Often used interjectionally, but not interjection?)
Merriam-Webster online: not interj
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Chut (to express impatience)
4To express impatiencex (Merriam-Webster online)
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Ciao (greeting)4Greeting or farewellx (Merriam-Webster online)
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Adieu 5farewellx (Merriam-Webster online)
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Adios 5farewellx (Merriam-Webster online)
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Adsum 5present at roll callx (Merriam-Webster online)
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Arrah (to express surprise/excitement)
5Surprise or excitementx (Merriam-Webster online)x
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Aweel (well then)5Well thenx (Merriam-Webster online)x
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Banco (call in gambling games)
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Merriam-Webster online: not interj.
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Bedad (mild oath)5Mild oathx (Merriam-Webster online)
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Begad (mild oath)5Mild oathx (Merriam-Webster online)
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Begob (mild oath)5Mild oathx (Merriam-Webster online)
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Begod (mild oath)5Mild oathx (Merriam-Webster online)
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Begor (variant of begorra)5Not in Merriam-Webster online
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Below (to express warning)5
Merriam-Webster online: not interj
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Bingo (in the game)5
In the game or to indicate that someone else is correct
x (Merriam-Webster online)
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Bleep (used in place of an expletive)
5Used in place of an expletivex (Merriam-Webster online)x
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Brava (bravo for women)5(Often used interjectionally, but not interjection?)
Merriam-Webster online: not interj
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Bravo (shout of approval)5(Often used interjectionally, but not interjection?)
Merriam-Webster online: not interj
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Bully (to express satisfaction)
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(Often used in interjectional expressions, but not interj?)
Merriam-Webster online: not interj
x
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Check (in chess, or to express
5Used to express assent or agreementx (Merriam-Webster online)
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Crack (sound)5
Merriam-Webster online: not interj
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Crash (sound)5
Merriam-Webster online: not interj
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Banzai (Japanese cheer)6Merriam-Webster online: noun
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Begobs (variant of begob)6Mild oathvar. begobx (Merriam-Webster online)
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Blimey (gorblimey)6From gorblimeyvar. blimyx (Merriam-Webster online)
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Cheero (var. of cheerio)6Not in Merriam-Webster onlinex
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Cheers (toast)6Toast, informal greeting/farewellx (Merriam-Webster online)x
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Cracky (mild oath)6A mild oath
var. crickey/crikey
x (Merriam-Webster online)
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Cricky (var. crikey)6Not in Merriam-Webster online
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Crikey (mild oath)6Used to express mild surprisex (Merriam-Webster online)
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Attaboy (to express approval)
7encouragement, approval, or admirationx (Merriam-Webster online)x
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Begorra (mild oath)7Mild, usually jocular oathx (Merriam-Webster online)x
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Begorry (variant of begorra)7Not in Merriam-Webster onlinex
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Bejesus (mild oath)7Mild oathvar. bejeezusx (Merriam-Webster online)
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Brother (indicate intensity of feeling)
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Merriam-Webster online: not interj
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Byrlady (mild oath)7Mild oathx (Merriam-Webster online)
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Cheerio (farewell)7Farewell or greeting or toastx (Merriam-Webster online)x
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Crickey (var. crikey)7Used to express mild surprisex (Merriam-Webster online)
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Alleluia 8in liturgies/hymns of praisex (Merriam-Webster online)x
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Alleluja 8in liturgies/hymns of praisevar. alleluiax
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Bejabers (variant of bejabbers)
8Not in Merriam-Webster online
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Crickety (var. crikey)8
Merriam-Webster online: not interj
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Alleluiah 9in liturgies/hymns of praisevar. alleluiax
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Beauséant (battle cry)9Battle cry of the Knights Templarx (Merriam-Webster online)
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Bejabbers (mild oath)9Bejesusvar. bejeebersx (Merriam-Webster online)x
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Bismillah (Muslim invocation)
9Muslim invocationx (Merriam-Webster online)x
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Checkmate (in chess)9Not interj?
Merriam-Webster online: not interj
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Word
Number of letters
DefinitionUsage note
Looked up in unabridged dictionary
Double consonantDouble vowel
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agreement)
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being lifted)
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Crimine (to express surprise)
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Crimini (var. crimine)
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Criminy (var. crimine)Mild oath or to express surprisex (Merriam-Webster online)
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Cripe (var. cripes)Not in Merriam-Webster online
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Cripes (mild oath)x (Merriam-Webster online)
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Dear (to express annoyance)
To express surprise, fear, or disappointmentx (Merriam-Webster online)
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delight)
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Dickens (intensive)
Merriam-Webster online: not interj
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Domino (call in the game)
Merriam-Webster online: not interj
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Dubs (call in marbles)
Merriam-Webster online: not interj
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Easy (to suggest proceeding w/ caution)
Merriam-Webster online: not interj
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Ecce (to call attention)To call attentionx (Merriam-Webster online)x
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Egad (mild oath)Mild oathx (Merriam-Webster online)
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Encore (to request an encore
Merriam-Webster online: not interj
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Enough (“stop!”)
Merriam-Webster online: not interj
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Eureka (triumph after a discovery)
Excitement after a discoveryx (Merriam-Webster online)
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Fain (fen)
Merriam-Webster online: not interj
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Fains (fen)From fenx (Merriam-Webster online)
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Farewell (goodbye)Used interjectionally, but not interjection
Merriam-Webster online: not interj
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Fast (warning in archery)
Merriam-Webster online: not interj
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Faugh (to express contempt)
To express contemptx (Merriam-Webster online)
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Fegs (mild invocation)To express surprise or as a mild invocationx (Merriam-Webster online)
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finished)
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Fore (in golf)To warn people within range of the golf ballx (Merriam-Webster online)
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Fudge (to express annoyance)
Used interjectionally, but not interjection
Merriam-Webster online: not interj
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Fustian (to express disbelief)
Merriam-Webster online: not interj
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Garn (to express disbelief)Used interjectionally, but not interjection
Merriam-Webster online: not interj
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Geez (var. jeez)Mild oath or introductory expletivevar. jeezx (Merriam-Webster online)x
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Geronimo (used by paratroopers)
Merriam-Webster online: not interj
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Gesundheit (after a sneeze)After a sneezex (Merriam-Webster online)
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Glory (to express surprise)Surprise or delightx (Merriam-Webster online)
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Golly (mild oath)Mild surprisex (Merriam-Webster online)x
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GoodnessUsed interjectionally, but not interjectionx (Merriam-Webster online)xx
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Goody (used by children to express
Merriam-Webster online: not interj
x
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Gorblimey (to express amazement)
Excitement, surprise, or perplexityx (Merriam-Webster online)
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Gosh (mild oath)Surprise or mild angerx (Merriam-Webster online)
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Haeremai (welcome)Welcomex (Merriam-Webster online)
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Hail (to express good feeling)
Acclamation x (Merriam-Webster online)
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